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).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America
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