Von Schmidt, Eric
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Eric von Schmidt, son of Harold von Schmidt, was a Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter. He also painted historical subjects extensively, including Lewis and Clark’s Corps of Discovery and the Giants of the Blues, which currently hangs in the auditorium lobby at Staples High School. He created album covers for important musicians of his day, including Joan Baez and Cisco Houston.
WSPAC - Long-term loan
Oil on canvas
Von Schmidt, Eric, “Blues Women,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed February 22, 2018, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/1209.
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