Hugo Sperger

Name
Hugo Sperger
Born
Mirano, Italy 1922
Died
Salyersville, Kentucky 1996
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Artist Biography

After serving in the U.S. Army, Sperger returned to his home in upstate New York, but felt himself a misfit in an industrial environment. Eventually he moved to rural Kentucky, where he painted for almost forty years.

Lynda Hartigan Contemporary Folk Art: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (exhibition text, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1999)

Works by This Artist

1990
acrylic and ink on wood