Oil/wood, 16,5 x 23,5 cm. - Landscape a. marine painter a. graphic artist, son of the painter Adam Pankraz F., was pupil of G.A. Wasshuber, H. Graf a. J. Orient, in 1718 he left Vienna, after working in Germany for some years he settled in London, his landscapes in the tradition of the Dutch Golden Age take up elements of French painting of the time. - Mus.: Florenz (Uffizi), New York (Metr. Mus.), St. Petersburg (Eremitage), Wien (Hofmus.), Prag (Rudolphinum), London, Dresden a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.