Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Bertil Bull Hedlund

[Sweden] (b 1893/d 1950)

From 1911 to 1918 Bertil 'Bull' Hedlund studied at the Technical School and at the Fine Arts Academy... (..) he then continued his studies in Copenhagen , Paris , Dresden and Berlin...(..) from 1914 to 1922 he learned how to master the 'Dry Point Engraving'  Technic with preferably intimate atmosphere images.. (..) from 1933 on he used a mix of this Technic and Etching ..He signed with fondness designs from the cafe, variety shows, circus life, social satires, symbolic subjects , historical depictions and his gastronomic interests were well represented. He also designed covers, book illustrations and bookplates.. his work is actually exhibited in several Nordic Museums..


Sweden 1945 "Tercentenary of Swedish Press" (3,1) [Engr (Sven Ewert)][Recess] Sc(360,...,362)

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