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Karl Merkan

 (born 1883)
Karl Merkan was active/lived in California / Germany.  Karl Merkan is known for painting.

Biography   Karl Merkan


Karl Merkan was born in Germany in 1883.  Merkan came to northern California in 1915 to attend the Panama Pacific International Exposition and opted to remain.  He was a resident of San Rafael in 1916 and San Francisco in 1920. 

Exhibited:  San Francisco Art Ass'n, 1916.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"


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