Karl Geiser – Portrait of Daniel with a Zuave Cap
(Bern 1898 – 1957 Zürich)
Daniel mit Zuavenmütze. 1942
Daniel with a Zuave Cap, 1942
Engraving, signed lower right K. Geiser – Platemark size: 26,8×19 cm
On Heavy Bond Paper: 37×26 cm.
Condition: This piece has some light spotting, and several pinholes in the margins
There is a also a dark discoloration on the tips of the upper right and upper right corners of the sheet (not visible here. This is in the very outer margins of the paper, well outside the image.
Karl Geiser was a Swiss Artist, Sculptor, Print Maker and Photographer, whose works focused primarily on the human form in a style between classicism and realism.
His primary patron was the well known Winterthur collector Georg Reinhardt.
His works can be found in public places and museums throughout Switzerland.
Margins are wider than shown.