Oto Gutfreund

1889–1927

Oto Gutfreund, 'Cubist Bust' 1912–3, cast c.1962–3
Cubist Bust 1912–3, cast c.1962–3
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Biography

Otto Gutfreund (August 1889 – 2 June 1927), also written Oto Gutfreund, was a Czech-Czechoslovak sculptor. After studying art in Prague and Paris, he became known in the 1910s for his sculptures in a cubist style. After his service in the First World War he worked in a more realistic style. His later work includes many small polychrome ceramic figures as well as architectural decorations.

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