Taeuber-Arp, Sophia

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Taeuber-Arp, Sophia Gender: F
born on 19 January 1889 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Davos, Switzerland, 46n48, 9e50
Timezone LST m7e26 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Muller
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 29°19' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 21°18 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 07°54'

Portrait of Sophia Taeuber-Arp 
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Sophia Taeuber-Arp
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Swiss artist, painter, sculptor, and dancer. She is considered one of the most important artists of geometric abstraction of the 20th century.

Taeuber-Arp is the only woman on the current series of Swiss banknotes in Switzerland; her portrait has been on the 50-franc note since 1995.

She died 13 January 1943.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Arno Muller vol 3


  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist