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Johann Jakob Biedermann

1763-1830 Switzerland


Brief Biography-Johann Jakob Biedermann was a native of Winterthur in Switzerland. He received his instruction from the Swiss artist Johann Rudolph Schellenberg and later Heinrich Rieter. His first subjects were genre and portraiture and then improving in landscapes. He began his career doing portraits and teaching in Bern. His works eventually were noted for views of Swiss cities and idyllic countryside.


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A Farmer Ploughing
by Lake Lucerne

A Farmer Ploughing by Lake Lucerne

Mountain Landscape
with Deer

Mountain Landscape with Deer in the River

The Inner

The Inner Aarbergertor from the North


The Pissevachefall

of Lake Geneva

View of Lake Geneva