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Karl H. Baumann
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1911
Birth Place: 
Leipzig, Germany
Death Date: 
1984
Death Place: 
SF, CA
Painter, engraver, lithographer. He studied art in Germany until 1929 when he moved to San Francisco, where he worked as an employee of Schmidt Lithographers. His work includes mostly landscapes, marines, and still lifes. Early works are in the style of German Expressionists, later works are more abstract. His estate is now handled by Maxwell Galleries. (Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940," 1989)