(November 24, 2012, Hochdorf, Switzerland – August 4, 1998, Böschenrot)
Original Aquatint Engraving
The Swiss painter and graphic artist August Frey studied at the School of Applied Arts (Kunstgewerbeschule) in Lucerne and the Academie Julien in Paris. His body of work was diverse and included frescos, paintings, and Sgraffiti on public buildings – he was much in demand by the personalities of his time as a portraitist. He was married to the painter Anna Blume.
Numbered 126/200 – Signed August Frey / 56