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GANTNER, Bernard (<i>born</i> 1928), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GANTNER, Bernard (born 1928), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 16 August 1928, in Belfort.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, engraver, illustrator. Landscapes, harbour scenes, still-lifes.

[not available online]Bernard Gantner began exhibiting in Paris in 1950; he also exhibited in Zurich, Geneva and Tokyo. In 1960 he was awarded the Prix de la Critique. Gantner illustrated Maupassant's short stories and E. Verhaeren's poetry.

He was principally a landscape artist of a strongly

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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