Sepl Grossrubatscher

Spent his youth in Florence, Zürich and Berlin.

Merchant in Ortisei, imported first carving machines in Val Gardena.

Was fond of a project to utilize the force of air pressing the front of train locomotives in order to save energy.... always too much ahead of the times








During World War I on the Austrian side



Leo Prinoth Senior and Sepl Grossrubatscher in WWI

drawing by Zenz Moroder Resciesa


With the Grödner Vogelweide Sänger Quartett in St. Peter (front middle)


Josef Grossrubatscher on the Frea Pass in winter


Josef with Hans Perathoner da Pontives, Anton Vinatzer dl Sarteur f.l.t.r.

painting by Hans Perathoner

Mass celebration on his summer house "Penne" (Furnes) around 1927 with stepdaughter Mannele daughter Paula and wife Marianna Kostner in the back - mass celebrated by parson Anderlan

chick here for the entire picture