Franz II. Edler von Hardtmuth 15.6.1870 Budweis (Budvar CZ) to 14.3.1927 Budweis, industrialist (Koh-I-Noor pencils), avid huntsman.
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Photo Franz Hardtmuth (Koh-I-Noor website)Franz II Hardtmuth 1908
APH, catalog raisonné JQA 1995, p. 93, cat.#62, fig.#44.
The sitter, and his family descendants Budvar, Vienna, France.
According to information from owners ca. 1985 at burglary of home in Vienna stolen, since then lost.