The following information was submitted in September of 2006 by his granddaughter Rebecca Basden:
LUDOLFS LIBERTS (April 3, 1895 - March 11, 1959)
Ludolfs Liberts, a Latvian artist of international stature, came to America in 1950. In spite of an insidious physical ailment during the last decade of his life, the artist worked with an unusual intensity and fervor.
Ludolfs was born in Tirza, a picturesque countryside: of Latvia. Leaving there. his parents moved to Riga, the capital of Latvia. The son's first teacher in art was Julius Madernicks, an outstanding master of design. At the age of sixteen Liberts enrolled in the Stroganoff Art School at Moscow. Next year, with some Latvian
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