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Eigil Schwab

Full name: Eigil Vilhelm Schwab
Gender: Male
Born: March 28, 1882 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: July 4, 1952 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Art Competitions


Eigil Vilhelm Schwab was a Swedish painter, graphic designer, illustrator and cartoonist. He started his career as a portrait painter, but was very early attracted to satirical political cartoons. He later painted mainly landscapes and still lifes. Schwab studied at the Art and Design School and later at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, both in Stockholm. His son Per Eigil Schwab (1911-1971) became a painter, stage designer and theater director.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 50 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Sweden SWE AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 50 Los Angeles Art Competitions Sweden Final Standings AC Sailing in Fresh Breeze
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