Richard Otto Burde
Oil on wood, 20" w by 15" h, signed lower left, signed and dated 1995 on reverse
Richard Burde 1912-1998
Richard Otto Burde was born in Frankfurt, Germany on October 23, 1912 and graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Dresden. He came to Salt Lake City in 1953 and won first place awards for his work exhibited at the State Capitol and State Fair. The LDS Church Museum holds many of his religious paintings. He died June 4, 1998.
- The Salt Lake Tribune