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PLATTNER, Karl (1919 - 1985), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PLATTNER, Karl (1919 - 1985), Draughtsman, engraver

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Active in Italy.

Born 1919, in Malles (Val Venosta), Italy; died 1985, in Milan, Italy.

Draughtsman, engraver.

Plattner lived in a region of Switzerland on the Italian border, which was affected by the rise of Fascism. He attended the art academy in Berlin and continued his training in Paris and Milan. After the war, he exhibited on numerous occasions. Plattner's work was

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