|Dimensions||Image & Plate 130 x 307 mm, Sheet 260 x 535 mm|
Signed and inscribed in pencil.
Edition number 42/70
Freddy Theys was born in Antwerp.
He originally studied Electronic Engineering and then Life Drawing at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp.
He still lives and works in Belgium, visiting Scotland once a year for inspiration for his hand-made prints.
His etchings and drypoints emanate a spirit of classic distinction, harmony and pure delight. The precision of his observation and drawing is truly impressive. Over the many years he has been visiting Scotland he has built up a remarkable portfolio of imagery inspired by the Highlands, Shetland, Orkney, Skye and the Outer Hebrides.
His work is featured in numerous private and public collections world wide including those of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, National Portrait Gallery in London, City of Antwerp Portrait Gallery and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery.