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HONEGGER, Gottfried (<i>born</i> 1917), Painter, sculptor, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HONEGGER, Gottfried (born 1917), Painter, sculptor, illustrator

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 12 June 1917, in Zurich.

Painter, sculptor, illustrator.

Honegger studied at the school of arts and crafts in Zurich in 1931-1932, then from 1932 until 1935 took an apprenticeship in decorating techniques. He opened his own publicity and graphics agency with his first wife, Warja Honegger-Lavater, in 1937. He decided to concentrate exclusively on art in 1958 and from

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