LOUIS O. JURGENSEN

 

 

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Louis Otto Jurgensen (1863 - ?)

Louis Jurgensen was born in 1863 in Foehr, Schleswig, Germany.  He was a painter in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he was the director of the St. Paul School of Fine Arts.  He also lived in Chicago, Illinois, Clinton, Iowa, and Germany.  He was trained by Jules Lefevbre, Boulanger, Benjamin Constant and the Julian Academy in Paris.  During 1885-86, Jurgensen was an instructor in drawing and painting at Cornell College, Mount Vernon, Iowa.