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Carl Kauba

 (1865 - 1922)
Carl Kauba was active/lived in Austria, United States.  Carl Kauba is known for sculpture-western figure, Native American.

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Carl Kauba


CARL  KAUBA

This Austrian sculptor was born in Vienna in 1865. His teachers were Karl Waschmann (1848-1905), known for his ivory sculptures and portrait plaquettes of contemporary celebrities, and Stefan Schwartz (1851-1924), who exhibited in Paris, including the Exposition Universelle of 1900 where he won a gold medal. Kauba's intricate bronzes, imported to the United States between 1895 and 1912, were cast at the Roman Bronze Works.  Kauba was part of the nineteenth-century tradition of polychrome bronze sculpture. There were several types of patinas on a single statue: he could render the color of buckskin, variously tinted shirts, blankets, feathers, as well as beaded moccasins.  Reportedly, Kauba came to Americ  ...  Displaying 750 of 3170 characters.




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About  Carl Kauba

Born:  1865 - Vienna, Austria
Died:   1922 - Vienna, Austria
Known for:  sculpture-western figure, Native American