(Bern 1909 – 1997)
Swiss Village Landscape
The Bernese painter and graphic artist Hermann Platner studied at the Academie de la Grande Chaumier in Paris with Charles Blanc and later traveled throughout Europe. He is a recipient of the Art Prize of the City of Bern.
His works span many different media – oil, watercolor, drawings, and collagues and his favorite subjects included landscapes, street scenes, ports and boats.
His works can be found in:
Art Collection of the City and Canton of Bern
The Postal Building in Bern at Viktoriaplatz
Oil on canvas. Signed lower right
45 X 56 cm