Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-

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Fortess was a painter and printmaker, b. 1907 in Belgium. [Fortess died in 1993.].

From the description of Karl E. Fortess taped interviews with artists, [1963-1985]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81173100

Nathaniel Kaz (1917- ) is an American sculptor and artist known for his bronze pieces and religious drawings; he studied at the Art Students League of New York and the Cooper Union Art School, and later taught at the Art Students League. Karl Fortess (1907-1993) was a Belgian-American painter and printmaker known for his modernist landscapes and wildlife studies; he too was a student and later a teacher at the Art Students League. Both Kaz and Fortess were also involved in various WPA projects.

From the guide to the Nathaniel Kaz Interview, 1967, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

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creatorOf Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Fortess, Karl. [Karl Fortess]: artist file John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library, Ringling Museum Library
creatorOf Nathaniel Kaz Interview, 1967 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-. Karl E. Fortess taped interviews with artists, [1963-1985]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Fortess, Karl. Woodstock artists oral interviews, 1968-1985. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Gikow, Ruth, 1915-1982. Ruth Gikow papers, 1933-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-. Karl Eugene Fortess : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
creatorOf Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990. Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers, circa 1900-2008. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf FORTESS, KARL. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-1995. Karl E. Fortess : vertical file. Toledo Museum of Art
referencedIn Winters, Denny, 1907-1985. Denny Winters papers, 1936-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--Woodstock
Woodstock (N.Y.)
Subject
Art, American
Art--Study and teaching
Sculpture, Modern--20th century
Sculpture, American
Art, American--20th century
Artists
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Art--Sculpture
Art, Modern--20th century
Painting, American
Bronze sculpture, American
Sculptors--United States
Sculpture, Modern--20th century--History
Occupation
Sculptors
Function

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Birth 1907

Death 1993

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