Fred Fay – The Chimney Sweep of Sion
Le Ramoneur de Tour-Vents-Sion
(Chimney Sweep of Sion)
Handsigned relief print – 1953
Swiss ramoneur or chimney sweep in classic top hat with his ladder and a cat.
Image size – Around 7 X 9 inches
July 7, 1901 (Basel)- 1987
Painter and printmaker known for his landscapes, portraits and still lifes. Fay also created set design and murals. He was a founder of the Ecole du Beaux-Arts of the Valais.
Fred Fay is listed in the Benezit and in numerous directories of Swiss artists.