"b. Cleveland, Oh., 1856. Studied in Bavarian Royal Academy, Munich, 1879, and pupil of F. Duveneck, in Venice, 1880-1882. first exhibited in the Society of American Artists' exhibition in 1881. In 1882 exhibited in Royal Academy, England. Member of the British Society of painter-etchers and American Art Union." [P. 11.]
Illustrated Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. August 16 - October 25, 1884. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Director of the Art Department. Editor of National Academy Notes and the Art Union Magazine. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company.