Rudolph Kornbrath










Rare examples of Kornbrath Signatures.



Korbrath's Engraving Brochure.

Rudolph Kornbrath - Born in 1877 in Ferlach, Austria.  Emigrated to the Hartford, Connecticut in 1910. Engraved guns there as an independent artist until suffering a debilitating stroke in 1937. Died in 1946. Did much of his work for Colt and for Hoffman Arms as well as private commissions.

Josef Fugger's animals are more often than not full bodies, whereas, Kornbrath's are more often than not---at least as far as gold inlays are concerned---head and shoulders.



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