Sculptress Kay Hoffman
Oil painting with overall blue, purple, and yellow geometric shapes in constructivist style. Signed bottom right.
On plaque: "Carl Schwartz/SCULPTRESS-KAY HOFFMAN/Gift of Edward and Cecile Fellin".Originally from Detroit, Carl E. Schwartz (1935-2014) studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Chicago. He taught figure drawing and painting at the North Shore Art League for nearly thirty years. He and Kay Hofmann [sic], a sculptor in Chicago, were married for a time. His work is in numerous private, corporate, and museum collections. The Library owns three other works by Schwartz, “Iron Mountain, Michigan No.3,” “The Village: Carl Sandburg,” and “Chess Game.”
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32 1/2 x 22 in.
Schwartz, Carl E., 1935-2014, “Sculptress Kay Hoffman,” Skokie Public Library History, accessed July 9, 2020, https://skokielibraryhistory.omeka.net/items/show/38.