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Oscar Wilhelm (Oskar) Luthy

 (1882 - 1945)
Oscar Wilhelm (Oskar) Luthy was active/lived in Switzerland, Germany.  Oskar Luthy is known for abstract landscape, still life, portrait and religious theme painting.

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Oscar Wilhelm (Oskar) Luthy


Oscar Wilhelm Lüthy (Oskar Wilhelm Lüthy) studied architecture at the School of Applied Arts, Bern, Switzerland, and lived from 1903 to 1907 in the Canton of Valais.  There he made his first attempts at painting, which was the plein aire method. Then he went temporarily to Munich for private painting classes with Hans Lietzmann, and came into contact with religious painting.

In 1911 he founded a modernist organization, The Artist Group, with Jean Arp and Walter Helbig in Weggis, and with that Group, participated in three exhibitions until 1913, including in 1912 the Kunsthaus Zurich.

After studying in Italy and Paris, he settled in Zurich.

From 1918 to 1920 he participated in exhibitions  ...  Displaying 750 of 2059 characters.



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About  Oscar Wilhelm (Oskar) Luthy

Born:  1882 - Bern, Switzerland
Died:   1945 - Zurich, Switzerland
Known for:  abstract landscape, still life, portrait and religious theme painting