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KUHN, Walt (1877 - 1949), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KUHN, Walt (1877 - 1949), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 27 October 1877 or or, in Brooklyn; died 13 July 1949.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Figures, still-lifes, landscapes.

Walt Kuhn first trained at a polytechnic institute in New York. At the age of 22 he moved to San Francisco, where he worked as a cartoonist and began using the name 'Walt' to sign his work. From 1901 to 1903 he studied

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