Bruenchenhein, Eugene von
American, 20th century, male.
Born 1910, in Marinette (Wisconsin); died 1983, in Milwaukee.
Sculptor, painter, potter.
Eugene von Bruenchenhein worked in a florists and a bakery but devoted his spare time to producing fantastical sculptures, paintings, ceramics, assemblages and erotic photographs of his wife Marie. Von Bruenchenhein's substantial body of work was only known to his wife and close friends until it was uncovered by the director of the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan in ...