James von Brunn
(1920 - 2010)
James Wenneker (JvB) von Brunn was active/lived in Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina. James von Brunn is known for landscape and portrait painting, illustration, graphics.
Biography James von Brunn
The following is from the artist (Submitted 2002):
James W. von Brunn (JvB)
Born: 7-11-20 in St. Louis, Missouri
Studio: Easton, MD
Subjects: Scapes, Portraits, Illustrations, Graphics
Methods: Oil, mixed media.
The von Brunn/Wenneker families migrated from Germany/Austria c. 1845, settling in St. Louis, Missouri.
von Brunn's father, Elmer, was superintendent of Scullin Steel Mill.
During WWII he designed, and supervised a 40mm shell plant for the U.S.
government in Houston, Texas. His wife Hope Wenneker von Brunn,
educated at Hosmer Hall, was a homemaker and accomplished pianist. They
had two children, James (JvB) and Alyce. The family spent summer month
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