(1833 - 1905)
Rudolph Philipp (R.L.) Laubenheimer was active/lived in New York / Germany. Rudolph Laubenheimer is known for engraving, die-sinker, allegory medalist.
Biography Rudolph Laubenheimer
The following information was provided from family documents in the possession of A.O. Dewing, the only great-grandchild of Rudolph Laubenheimer.
Rudolph Philipp Laubenheimer aka Rudolph Laubenheimer aka R. Laubenheimer aka R.L.
Born July 11, 1833 in Meisenheim-am-Glam, Germany into a family of successful mill owners, he showed early artistic talent and by age 14 he was living in Holland and apprenticed into the engravers trade.
Rudolph arrived by sailing ship into New York City on May 18, 1851. He was 17 years old and resided with an older brother. His first employment was with the engraving firm of John Hoole, Sr.
In 1858 Rudolph opened his own shop at 6 Jo
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