Reference Entry

HUG, Charles (1899 - 1979), Painter, fresco artist, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUG, Charles (1899 - 1979), Painter, fresco artist, lithographer

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 22 June 1899, in St Gall; died 1979.

Painter, fresco artist, lithographer. Designs for mosaics.

Work by Charles Hug has been exhibited at the principal museums in Switzerland, in Basel, Geneva and Zurich. There are also works by him in Paris, Berlin and New York. He produced lithographs of circus scenes, and his work was shown at the Paris exhibition

Reference Entry.  343 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.