Swiss, 19th century, male.
Active in Lucerne.
Born 27 November 1828, in Abtwil.
Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects. Designs for stained glass.
Balmer learned the basics of design in the workshops of a goldsmith in Sins in the canton of Aargau, before moving to Anton Bühler's studio in Lucerne. In ...