Fred (Friedrich) Stauffer (1892-1980) was a prolific
painter, graphic artist and designer of stained glass
windows who specialized in landscapes, and especially
images of his native region around Bern, Switzerland.
Considered part of the late expressionist movement
in Switzerland, Stauffer is the author of many murals
and stained glass windows in schools, public buildings
and houses thorughout this country. His works can
be found in many Swiss museums including the Kunstmuseum
Bern, and the Kunsthaus Zurich.