Emil Pottner
German
1872-1942

Born on December 10, 1872 in Salsburg, Germany, Pottner studied at the Academy of Fine Art in Munich under Johann Herterich and Paul Höckner. He was an avid painter of birds and nature, and sculpted more than 100 small figurines of birds. 

His works are collected in Europe and North America and can be found in Museum Georg Schäfer, Schweinfurt, Germany