Fred Otnes

Frederick Joseph Otnes, Jr. (December 3, 1925 – July 28, 2015) was an illustrator. A resident of Redding, Connecticut, he was best known for his collage paintings. He was born in Junction City, Kansas[1] and died in Westport, Connecticut.[2]

Fred Otnes
Frederick Joseph Otnes, Jr.

December 3, 1925
Junction City, Kansas, United States
DiedJuly 28, 2015 (aged 89)
Westport, Connecticut, United States
OccupationIllustrator, painter


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  1. ^ "Illustrator and Reddingite Fred Otnes dies at 89". The Redding Pilot.
  2. ^ "Fred Otnes, Illustrator and Collage Artist, Dies at 89". The New York Times. 13 August 2015.

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