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ERNI, Hans (1909 - 1998), Painter, engraver, lithographer, ceramicist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ERNI, Hans (1909 - 1998), Painter, engraver, lithographer, ceramicist

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Active from 1953 also active in France.

Born 1909, in Lucerne; died 21 April 1998.

Painter, engraver, lithographer, ceramicist, sculptor, illustrator, decorative designer, writer. Murals, designs for mosaics.

Groups: Die Allianz, Abstraction-Creation.

[not available online]The son of a mechanic, at the outset Hans Erni was a technical draughstman in an architect's studio. He attended the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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