School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

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Display artist/maker:

Hans Figura

Born: 1898, Austria, Vienna   Died: 1955

Printmaker. Studied at the Graphische Lehr und Versuchsanstalt in Vienna. His work was popular in the 1920s and 30s and he exhibited in Paris, Vienna, London, Berlin and New York. By the late 1920s he ran studios in both Vienna and New York. He specialised in colour aquatints producing hundreds of city views and landscapes of Europe and America. He particularly favoured alpine scenes many of which were printed on silk.

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker