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ID: 500007927
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500007927

 
Record Type: Person
Erni, Hans (Swiss painter, illustrator, and printmaker, 1909-2015)

Note: Studied art in Paris and Berlin and was influenced by Picasso and Braque. His first success was a large public mural commissioned for the 1939 national exhibition in Zurich. As a graphic artist, he designed more than ninety stamps for Switzerland, Liechtenstein, and the United Nations. He worked variously in painting, sculpture, lithography, engraving, etching, and ceramics. Comment on works: painter; illustrator; sculptor; graphic artist

Names:
Erni, Hans (preferred,V,index,LC)
Hans Erni (V,display)
Ėrni, Gans (U)

Nationalities:
Swiss (preferred)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
graphic artist
printmaker
lithographer
illustrator
draftsman
sculptor
scenographer
muralist
ceramicist
fresco painter
genre artist

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Luzern (Luzern, Switzerland) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   Luzern (Luzern, Switzerland) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Erni, Hans (I)

Biographies:
(Swiss painter, illustrator, and printmaker, 1909-2015) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Swiss painter, illustrator, printmaker, b.1909) ..... [BHA]
(Swiss painter, b.1909) ..... [GRLPSC]
(Swiss artist, 1909-) ..... [WCP]
(Swiss artist, born 1909) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(Swiss painter) ..... [Grove Art]
(artist, born 1909) ..... [GRL]
(artist, active 20th century) ..... [GRISC]
(Swiss artist) ..... [PROV]
(Swiss artist, 1909-2015) ..... [PROV]
(Swiss artist, 1909-2015) ..... [MoMA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Ėrni, Gans ........ [GRL]
.....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79084296
Erni, Hans ........ [BHA Preferred, GRISC Preferred, GRL Preferred, GRLPA Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, MoMA, PROV Preferred, VP, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
......................  Artforum [online] (2004-) obit.
......................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
......................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
......................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
......................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
......................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79084296
......................  M. Knoedler & Co. records, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2012-)
......................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
......................  Witt Library, Authority files
Hans Erni ........ [GRISC, MoMA Preferred, PROV, VP]
....................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)

Subject: ........ [BHA, Gallery Systems, GRISC, GRL, GRLPA, Grove Art, MoMA, PROV, VP, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon. Internationale Künstlerdatenbank (1993-2006)
....................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n79084296
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 8 November 2005
....................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n79084296
....................  M. Knoedler & Co. records, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2012-)
....................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
....................  Vollmer, Künstler-Lexikon 20. Jahrhunderts (1953-62)
....................  Who's Who in Switzerland (1950-)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Artforum [online] (2004-) obit.
.......... Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
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