Kurt Meyer-Eberhardt


Kurt Meyer-Eberhardt

Kurt Meyer-Eberhardts colour engravings are famous all over the world. He is one of the great copper engravers of 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.