PETER FENDI (Austrian / 1796-1842)

Peter Fendi was born in Vienna, where he studied under Fischer, Maurer, and Lampi. In 1836 he was elected a member of the Vienna Academy of Fine Art. Fendi was employed as a draughtsman recording the Imperial collection of antiquities and medals. As a painter he is known for his genre scenes. Fendi is probably best-known today for his sideline in erotica, showing groups of athletic lovers in ever more impractical poses.

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Selected prints by PETER FENDI

Vor der
Lottocollecteur, 1889

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