Absolon, Kurt, b. Vienna, Feb. 28, 1925, d. Wulkaprodersdorf (Burgenland, car accident), April 26, 1958, painter and graphic artist, member of the Vienna Art-Club. His highly sensitive drawings are often reminiscent of dream visions; one of the most gifted graphic artists of the post-war period.
Works: Graphic cycles: Sodom, Angst, 1950; Don Quichote, 1951; Passionszyklus, 1957.
Literature: O. Breicha (ed.), K. A. 1925-1958, 1989.