Kurt Gert Ries, Dove of Peace
Kurt Gert Ries (German)
Dove of Peace, 9 x 12 cm colour etching on 24 x 30cm paper, edition 76/99
edition and signed on the front
Framed in the wooden frame (25.5 x 31.5cm) in gold look, with passe-partout, behind glass
Kurt Ries was born in Zweibruecken (Germany) in 1955. From 1975 till 1981 he studied Graphic-Design at the University of Applied Sciences in Kaiserslautern. After his studies he specialized in graphic arts (etching, silk-screen and lithography). Since 2000 he has worked mainly with oil paints and acrylic paints. Nowadays he mainly works on etchings with carborundum and experimented with linocut and relief printing.