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George Wunderlich

 (born 1826)
George Wunderlich was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  George Wunderlich is known for history and landscape painting.

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George Wunderlich


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A painter known for a work shown in the mid 1850s in Philadelphia at the Assembly Building, George Wunderlich titled it Gigantic Illustrations of American History.  It was a 'moving picture' of 28,000 square feet, a 'mechanical illusion depicting the major early events of the country's history from Columbus to the American Revolution.  The piece was operated by the brother of the artist who used a steam engine.  Viewers paid 25 cents.


Source:
Peter Hastings Falk, Editor, Who Was Who in American Art


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About  George Wunderlich

Born:  1826 - Pennsylvania
Known for:  history and landscape painting