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Carl (or Charles) Christian Brenner  American  1838 -1888
Born: Lauterecken, Bavaria,  Germany 
Died: Louisville, Kentucky  
Active: New Orleans, Louisiana  1853
Louisville, Kentucky  
Addresses:  Louisville, Kentucky  1854 
Studied: Germany 
Instructors: Philip Frolig 
Exhibited: Philadelphia Centennial Exposition 
National Academy of Design 1877-1886
Louisville Industrial Exposition 1879
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1878, 1881-1885
Examples of Work: Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts 
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Romanticism
Subjects Known For: Landscapes
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A native of Lauterecken, Bavaria, Carl Christian Brenner was noted for his landscapes and genre paintings. As a youth he demonstrated sufficient artistic talent to be offered admission to the Munich Art Academy. However, instead of securing academic training he was trained b... (More)

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