Franz Bucher

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Franz Bucher
Born (1940-01-15) 15 January 1940 (age 84)
Sarnen, Obwalden, Switzerland
Known forArtist

Franz Bucher (born 15 January 1940)[1] is a Swiss artist.


Early life and education[edit]

Franz Bucher was born in 1940 in Sarnen, Obwalden, Switzerland.[2][failed verification] He attended schools in Sarnen and St. Michael's College, Zug. Between 1957-62, he worked as a painter and decorator. During this time, he worked in places such as Lucerne, Basel and Zürich. Following this, he studied at the Arts-&-Crafts School and High School for Applied Arts in Basel and Lucerne. In 1965 he received a scholarship from the Canton Obwalden. During his time at these schools, Bucher submitted his first works to exhibitions.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Men of Achievement". Melrose Press. August 25, 1978 – via Google Books.
  2. ^ "Franz Bucher: Biography". Museum of Learning. Retrieved 18 October 2010.

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