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Franz Theodor Aerni

 (1853 - 1918)
Franz Theodor Aerni was active/lived in Switzerland, Italy.  Franz Aerni is known for paintings of city buildings and genre, landscape views.

Franz Theodor Aerni

Francesco Teodoro Aerni was born in Aarburg, Switzerland, 19 October 1853. After his academic training in Lausanne from the artist Johann Joseph Geisser, he arrived in Italy in 1872, where he studied under Adeodato Malatesta at the Academy of Fine Arts in Modena.

He moved to Rome, where he was with several German artists lincluding A. Weckesser, Buchser F., K. Stauffer, R. Kissling, and particularly Corrodi Hermann, who accompanied him  in 1878 and in 1879 to Egypt and Cyprus, bringing diverse travel impressions.

He then established an artistic partnership that led the painter to work at his studio, helping in the great script paintings and especially in the large and small views of the city of  ...  Displaying 750 of 1473 characters.

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About  Franz Theodor Aerni

Born:  1853 - Aarburg, Switzerland
Died:   1918 - Aarburg, Switzerland
Known for:  paintings of city buildings and genre, landscape views