Thiry heliogravures. Ca. 1912. Original chemise. - Austrian graphic artist a. illustrator, studied at the Vienna academy under Ch. Griepenkerl, thereafter at the Munich academy a. at the Knirrschule as well as under A. Hölzel, developed an elegant mannered style, he was repeatedly sued for his illustrations of erotic literature. - Mus.: Wien (Albertina), Linz. - Lit.: Saur, Vollmer.