Born in Dohna, Germany on July 15, 1868. Punsch moved from Dresden, Germany to the U.S. at the turn of the century. He was active in Richmond, IN until his move to Los Angeles in 1914. During his 30 years in Los Angeles he painted watercolors and miniatures, did ceramic portraits, and made tapestries. He died on March 25, 1944.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Southern California Artists
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