biography of Otto SOMMER (1811-1911)

Addresses: Active in 1860s in NJ and NY; 1870s in Europe

Profession: Landscape painter

Exhibited: NAD, 1862-66

Work: Los Angeles Athletic Club (as Otto Sommer); U.S. Capitol (as Sommers); New Jersey Hist. Soc. (as Otto Sommer); Harmsen collection (as A. Sommers, active 1850s if the same artist)

Comments: Samuels report that it is unclear whether Otto Sommer, Otto Sommers, and A. Sommers are one and the same artist. Paintings include Westward Ho!," and New England and European landscapes.

Sources: P&H Samuels, 455."