Garger, Ernst von

Full Name: 
Garger, Ernst von
Year Died: 
1948
Home Country: 
Austria
Overview: 
Director of the Kunstgewerbemuseum (Arts and Industry Museum), Vienna. In 1933 he secured the assistance of Ludwig Münz (q.v.) in reorganizing the antiquities collection of the Kunstgewerbemuseum, which was regarded as a model of its kind (Burlington Magazine).
Sources: 
N. M. "Dr Ludwig Münz." Burlington Magazine 99 no. 657 (Dec., 1957), pp. 419-420; Österreichisches biographisches Lexikon 1815-1950; Neue Deutsche Biographie. Berlin: , 1953 ff.; Czeike, Felix. Historisches Lexikon Wien. Wien: Kremayr & Scheriau, 1992-1997, www.kremayr-scheriau.at; Deutsche Biographische Enzyklopädie. Munich: Saur, 1995-1999.