School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Frederick George Austin

Born: 1902, UK, England, Leicestershire   Died: 1990

Printmaker. Brother of Robert Sargent Austin (1895-1973). Studied at Leicester College of Art and the Royal College of Art. He received the Prix de Rome in engraving in 1927 for his 'Flight into Egypt' allowing him to study at The British School at Rome. He taught in schools in Blackheath, Putney, Croydon and Kingston before moving to Ontario, Canada. He exhibited with the Royal Academy and the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers. He produced etchings and engravings of rural scenes

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

A Peasant Family PR1908 Prints