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Yet unlike many of his fellow artists, he takes liberties when translating a photograph into one of his large-format paintings or prints, thus animating his … Franz Gertsch was born in Mörigen, Switzerland, in 1930.
He lives and works in Rüschegg. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices.
Franz Gertsch, born in 1930 in the Swiss town of Mörigen, is numbered among the most significant contemporary artists in Switzerland.
See available prints and multiples, paintings, and works on paper for sale and learn about the artist. Franz Gertsch (b.1930, Switzerland; lives in Rüschegg, Bern) painted two portraits of Johanna, the teenage daughter of a German industrialist, in 1983–84 and 1986 respectively, the first one on commission and the second on his own initiative. Les immenses toiles réalistes de Franz Gertsch sont des icônes conservées dans les grands mu- sées allemands et … Franz Gertsch is a contemporary Swiss artist known for his large-scale Hyperrealist portraits and landscapes. Franz Gertsch est né en 1930 à Morigen (Suisse), il vit et travaille à Rüschegg-Heubach. Landmarks of Swiss Art Swiss artist Franz Gertsch, born in 1930, is one of the most important exponents of photorealism worldwide. From the time of his international breakthrough at the documenta 5 in Kassel in 1972 until the present day, he has created a wide range of paintings and graphic works, which attempt a very special approach to reality.