Bessie Stough Callender
(1889 - 1951)
Bessie Stough Callender was active/lived in New York, Kansas / England. Bessie Callender is known for animal sculpture.
Biography Bessie Stough Callender
Born near Wichita, 1889; died New York, 1951. Sculptor, spec. animals. Studied at Art Students League in New York; Cooper Union, NY; and in Paris, 1926, under Antoine Bourdelle and Georges Hilbert. Maintained a studio in London.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Sain, Lydia. Kansas Artists, compiled by Lydia Sain from 1932 to 1948. Typed Manuscript, 1948.; Ecole to Deco; Small Sculptures From a Private Collection. (Oberlin: Allen Memorial Art Museum, 1979.); AskArt, www.askart.com, accessed Sept. 2, 2005; Callender, Harold. Fun Tomorrow, the Story of an Artist and a Way of Life (New York: 1953)
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