Alexander Müllegg – Bernese Artist – Drawing of a Woven Toy Duck
(1904 – 1983 Bern, Switzerland)
The Woven Duck Toy
Alexander Muelleg was a Bernese painter and illustrator who is best known for his depictions of the elegant women of Bern during the 1930s and 40s.
Original Drawing with Red and Blue Colored Pencil on gray-blue paper
Dimensions: 9.5 X 13 inches
Also known as: Alexander Muellegg
Alexander Müllegg was a Bernese painter and illustrator who is best known for his depictions of the elegant women of Bern during the 1930s and 40s as well as soft toned landscapes of the region around Bern, Switzerland. He was a friend of Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. Muelleg’s works were regularly exhibited in the German regions of Switzerland during his lifetime, including an exposition in Bern in 1946 where his works were featured alongside the work of the French Nabis painter Edouard Vuillard.