(1881 - 1971)
Gustave Baumann was active/lived in New Mexico, California. Gustave Baumann is known for wood cuts, occasional painting.
Born in Madgeburg, Germany, Gustave Baumann is best known for prints made from his detailed hand-carved wood blocks.
family emigrated to the United States when he was a child, and he grew
up in Chicago. He returned to Germany to study in Munich at the
Kunstgewerbe Schule and then took further training at the Art Institute
of Chicago. He spent time in Indiana, and is much associated with
the artists who gravitated to Brown County. In that state, Bauman made
woodblocks illustrating work by Indiana authors.
several other artists decided to see first hand the reportedly light,
clear air of New Mexico that they had been hearing about from other
Chicago artists, and in 1918, he sett ... Displaying 750 of 21818 characters.