biographical material, writings and speeches, correspondence,
photographs of the
artist and her work, workshop and seminar notes documenting the
professional career of Trude Guermonprez as an artist and art
Trude Guermonprez was born Gertrud Jalowetz in 1910 to Austrian
parents in Danzig, Germany. Both parents were involved in the arts and
Guermonprez described her childhood home as a place where all forms
of art were an integral part of life.
Information for the biography and chronology of
Trude Guermonprez was drawn from the publication, The Tapestries of
Guermonprez, published by the Oakland Museum of California in 1982.
Additional information was provided by Guermonprez's vitae and writings.
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