Anton Franciscus Pieck was a Dutch painter, artist and graphic artist. His works are noted for their nostalgic or fairy tale-like character and are widely popular, appearing regularly on cards and calendars. Pieck in 1895 was born in a small village in the netherlands. most of his life he was a professor, teaching children how to draw, 1987 he died at the age of 92. His paintings are very well known in holland, he is, one of the founders and designers of the fairy theme park "De Efteling", a dutch kind of disneyland.
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