WorldCat Identities

Kurtz, William 1833-1904

Overview
Works: 30 works in 33 publications in 1 language and 56 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: F1215, 917.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Kurtz
A white umbrella in Mexico by Francis Hopkinson Smith ( )
2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Booth's Theatre [April 1869] ... Othello ... Benefit and last appearance but one of Miss Marcy McVicker by Booth's Theatre ( Book )
2 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Indian Steps : Addresses delivered on the occasion of the dedication of a tablet to John Edward Vandersloot ( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Tomb of Walt Whitman] ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photograph of photomechanical print from original photograph by William Kurtz, showing a crowd posing at the tomb of Walt Whitman
From a stuffed bird, in three colors by Coloritype Co ( )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"1 three-color half-tone of a photograph of a stuffed bird by Coloritype Co., New York. The three-color half-tone by Kurtz' company was one of the first three that have so far been identified as having been produced in publications in 1893."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 117
[Halftone illustrations from photographs in Practical guide to Yellowstone National Park] ( )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"26 full page half-tone illustrations from photographs of Yellowstone Park. Kurtz, New York, did the half-tones from negatives by F. Jay Haynes."--Hanson Collection catalog, pg. 104
Portrait of Eliza Tileston Bryson, Trustee of Teachers College ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Ellen Herndon Arthur, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] by William Kurtz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1883 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Louise Chandler Moulton by William Kurtz ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Subject: Vignetted bust-length portrait of author Louise Chandler Moulton wearing a dark dress with printed brocade sleeves and a high lace collar, with lace extending down the front of the dress
[Halftone plates in Sacred mysteries among the Mayas and the Quiches, 11,500 years ago] ( )
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"17 half-tone plates, the frontispiece, a portrait of the author, the remainder photographs of Mayan temples and bas-relief...[this copy] is one of the earliest half-tone books in the United States. John Moss's method of half-tone was a secret one and was not patented."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 88
Candlesticks for brighties by William Kurtz ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An introduction to the concept of Japanese candlesticks, a style of bar-chart used primarily to describe price movements of a stock or currency over time
[Halftone of The race on the plains drawn by Dan Smith in Frank Leslie's illustrated weekly] by William Kurtz ( )
1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"1 Half-tone from art (The race on the plains by Dan Smith) with litho color overprints. Plate made by Kurtz, New York. This large half-tone illustration with what seem to be Ben Day screen color tints, appeared shortly before Kurtz went to Germany to invest in Vogel's three-color half-tone method."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 116
[Pierre Lorillard] by William Kurtz ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Frank Woodbridge Cheney, Manchester by William Kurtz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Studio portrait of an elderly man with a white beard and mustache. He wears a corduroy coat or jacket over a vest, shirt, and necktie. Printed at bottom: "W. Kurtz, Madison Square." Printed on back: "W. Kurtz, New York, Madison Square / New York, Vienna, Philadelphia, Paris / 12 First-Class Medals."
William Kurtz artist file : by William Kurtz ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Assembled artist file includes b&w photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, and in some cases, negatives. Items may include full views, details, before and after restoration views, etc. Documentation may include artist name, title of work, medium, dimensions, provenance, exhibition history, related works, previous attributions, and bibliography
Daniel Webster ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Walt Whitman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, wearing hat] by William Kurtz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1869 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Robert McCallen papers by McCallen family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Robert McCallen papers are the personal and military documents of a captain in the Revolutionary War from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The collection contains letters, military records, a muster roll book, financial records, and legal documents. Of note is a letter from McCallen to his wife, giving his eyewitness account of the Battle of Trenton
Emma Lazarus ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Emma Lazarus, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left
 
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Alternative Names
Kurtz, W. (William), 1833-1904
Languages
English (25)