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Maurice Braun

Maurice Braun

Paintings

Nationality: American

Birth Place: Hungary (Europe)

Biography:
Hungarian-born Maurice Braun developed a successful career as an Impressionist landscape painter in southern California. His art training began in New York City, where he studied still-life and portrait painting at the National Academy of Design and then apprenticed for a year with William Merritt Chase, adopting permanently his Impressionist technique. A spiritualist and philosopher, Braun moved to San Diego in 1910 in order to participate in a new division of the Universal Brotherhood and Theosophical Society. California quickly became his new home: he focused his landscape subjects on the southern California hills and the Sierra Mountains, and he bolstered the local arts community by founding in 1912 the San Diego Fine Arts Academy.

 

Maurice Braun Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
MAURICE BRAUN (American, 1877-1941) A Day in June Oil on canvas 25 x 30 inches (63.5 x 76.2 cm) Signed lower left:
MAURICE BRAUN (American, 1877-1941) A Day in June Oil on canvas 25 x 30 inches (63.5 x 76.2 cm) Signed lower left: ...
Lot 64315
Auction 5096
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
$31,250.00
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Texas Bluebonnets Oil on canvas 20 x 24 inches (50.8 x 61.0 cm) Signed lower rig
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Texas Bluebonnets Oil on canvas 20 x 24 inches (50.8 x 61.0 cm) Signed lower rig...
Lot 68033
Auction 5275
Saturday, November 12, 2016
$30,000.00
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Autumn Tints Oil on canvas 40-1/2 x 50-1/2 inches (102.9 x 128.3 cm) Signed lowe
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Autumn Tints Oil on canvas 40-1/2 x 50-1/2 inches (102.9 x 128.3 cm) Signed lowe...
Lot 68034
Auction 5286
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
$23,437.50
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Autumn Sketch Oil on canvas laid on board 10 x 14 inches (25.4 x 35.6 cm) Signed
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Autumn Sketch Oil on canvas laid on board 10 x 14 inches (25.4 x 35.6 cm) Signed...
Lot 69076
Auction 5330
Friday, November 3, 2017
$2,125.00
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Winter Afternoon, Connecticut, 1928 Oil on canvas 16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Maurice Braun (American, 1877-1941) Winter Afternoon, Connecticut, 1928 Oil on canvas 16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)...
Lot 68032
Auction 5275
Saturday, November 12, 2016
$8,437.50

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