Charles Emile Egli /   Charles Émile Egli

Switzerland 1877 - 1937

Illustration, Wood Engraving

Charles Emile Egli
Charles Émile Egli
January 3, 2013
I've studied International Relations and Diplomacy, but i'm actually interested in economy and social studies. There is something in art that somehow explains a lot that's happening in the world right now, and i seek to uncover it. Feel free to contact me at

Charles Émile Egli, also known as Carlègle, was a Swiss painter, engraver and illustrator who spent most of his life in Paris.

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