Kurt Meyer-Eberhart

Kurt Meyer-Eberhardt’s colour engravings are famous all over the world. He is one of the great copper plate engravers for the 20th Century. His name can be found in all important reference books such as Thieme-Becker/Benezit/Vollmer Art Lexicon. Kurt Meyer-Eberhardt was born in Leipzig in 1895. He studied at the Weimar Academy of Fine Arts, where he became a student under the artists Theodor Hagen and Lionel Feininger. He rejected a professorship in Weimar and went to Munich, where he decided to work entirely on animal engravings. His work has been published by the Hanfstraengl Publishing Company in Munich, London and New York since 1917.

All etchings/engravings are printed on hand made 350mg paper.