Gustav F. Goetsch and Hazel W. Goetsch Collection

The Gustav F. Goetsch and Hazel W. Goetsch Collection includes etchings, drawings, watercolors, and etching plates donated by their son along with archival materials related to their careers as artists. Gustav F. Goetsch was an artist and art educator in Minneapolis, Minnesota and St. Louis. Hazel Goetsch's career was primarily in St. Louis. Currently, the etchings have been digitized. The subjects include landscapes of St. Louis, Minneapolis, and surrounding regions, including scenes of Washington University in St. Louis.
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On the Mississippi River
A landscape with a dark tree in the foregoround.
Mcmillan Hall, Washington University
A depiction of people walking on a path toward an entry way that is covered in vines.
A self-portrait of Gustav Goetsch wearing a skull cap and glasses.
Nicolet Island Mpls
A depiction of two figures working in a area surrounded by barrels, buildings, and power lines with a silhouetted building in the background.
Breweries on the River
A view of a river in the foreground and breweries in the background.
Marblehead Harbor Mass
A view of boats on a body of water with a harbor in the background lined with buildings.
Flour Mills in Minneapolis Minn
A depiction of flour mills, smokestacks, and buildings with people in the foreground.
The Little Bridge
A view of a bridge in a landscape setting with water flowing beneath it.
The Artist
A depiction of an artist working by a washed up boat on the shore with other boats in the distance in a body of water.
Minnehaha Falls, Mpls
A landscape with a view of a lake through the clearing of two silhouetted oak trees.
New York City
A scene of New York City's buildings overlooking a body of water that is filled with barges and boats.
Minnesota River-Mandota
A landscape view overlooking houses, trees, and a river.
Miss W.
A full-length portrait of a woman sitting in a chair.
The Gossips
A view of two silhouetted figures speaking to each other in a darkened workspace.
Three Elms
A landscape view of rolling hills with three elm trees on a ridge.
On the Harlem River
A view of a boat looking onto a body of water with buildings and boats in the distance.


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