List of Artists → Carl August Sommer
Carl August Sommer (Veitlahm/Ofr. 1829 - Altona, nach 1894) - Artist
German landscape painter. Little is known about the artist's life. In 1865 he created a view of Wandsbek. Between 1867 and 1872 he had a studio on Broadway in New York, during which time he created landscapes of the Adirondacks and Catskills, which he exhibited at the National Academy of Design. Back in Germany, he settled in Altona; the Kunstverein of Hamburg purchased a view of Holstein in 1876. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Der Neue Rump a. others.