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Louis Nagel

 (1814 - 1870)
Louis Nagel was active/lived in California / Germany.  Louis Nagel is known for lithography.

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Louis Nagel


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Louis Nagel was born in Germany in 1814.  Nagel worked in New York City in 1844-56 and San Francisco from 1857 until his death in 1870.

Exhibited:  Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1857. 

Works Held:  State Museum Resource Center (Sacramento).

Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America (Groce, George C. and David H. Wallace); Business Directory; California on Stone (Peters).

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About  Louis Nagel

Born:  1814 - Germany
Died:   1870 - San Francisco, California
Known for:  lithography