A contemporary of
two other famous Austrian artists—Luigi Kasimir and T.F.Simon—Hans Figura was
amongst the great pioneers in colour etching and aquatint. By the late 1920s,
with studios in both
Figura produced landscapes in almost every European City, combining the intricacies of colour etching and aquatint with amazing results. Highly successful during the golden era of this demanding medium, Figura’s work is still sought after by fine art collectors today.