Composition by Frieda Hunziker
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About the artwork

Oil on canvas
75 x 99 cm
signed on the reverse

About the Artist

Frieda Hunziker was considered a remarkable and progressive artist in the nineteen fifties. She initially taught drawing but in the thirties became a fulltime artist. Her early work is distinguished by a simplified realistic style, but by 1948 it was already completely abstract.
In 1947 Frieda Hunziker had been one of the founders of Vrij Beelden (Free Images), a group that regularly exhibited at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam.