Maurer, Alfred Henry
American, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 1868, in New York; died 1932, in New York, committed suicide.
Painter (including gouache), collage artist, watercolourist. Figures, portraits, landscapes, still-lifes, flowers.
Alfred Henry Maurer was the son of the lithographer Louis Maurer, one of the most skilled of those responsible for executing Currier & Ives Incorporated's popular chromolithographs, and like his father he too began in lithography. Maurer studied under Edgar Ward at the National Academy of Design in New York, then went to Paris in ...