(1855 - 1931)
Samuel Hans Jepperson was active/lived in Utah. Samuel Jepperson is known for landscape, portrait, historical.
Biography Samuel Jepperson
Samuel H. Jepperson began his prolific career as an artist at age 17,
when he began painting houses. His employer gave him art lessons
for a short time, and then he taught himself, mimicking the work of
Utah Impressionist John Hafen and learning through a close association
with German artist John Selck and New York painter George H. Taggart.
was born on December 2, 1854, to Nils Jacob and Susanna Jepperson in
Copenhagen, Denmark. They came to Utah in the Christian Christiansen
Handcart Company after joining the LDS Church. His art focused on
the history of Utah and the beauty of the outdoors.
first love was music. He fashioned his first musical instrument,
a violin, from a cigar b
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