Raphael Strauss

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Raphael Strauss (1830–1901),[1][2] was a German American portrait artist, who worked in the United States during the middle and the end of the 19th century.

He was born in Bavaria, Germany in March 1830.[3] He immigrated to the United States and married Caroline Baermann in 1858.[3] He then lived most of his life in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was Vice President of the Cincinnati Art Club and was listed in the city directory for more than 20 years.[4]

He died in Cincinnati in 1901.[3] He is buried in the Walnut Hills United Jewish Cemetery in Cincinnati.

Raphael and wife Caroline[5] were the parents of Joseph Strauss, a German–American structural engineer and designer.

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  1. ^ "Raphael Strauss – Artist, Fine Art Prices, Auction Records for Raphael Strauss". Askart.com. Retrieved 2015-10-01. 
  2. ^ "Lessons in Likeness: Portrait Painters in Kentucky and the Ohio River Valley ... – Estill Curtis Pennington". Books.google.com. September 29, 2010. Retrieved 2015-10-01. 
  3. ^ a b c "Person Details for Raphael Straus in household of Daniel Goldstien, "United States Census, 1900" –". Familysearch.org. Retrieved 2015-10-01. 
  4. ^ a b "Cowan's Auctions: The Midwest's Most Trusted Auction House / Antiques / Fine Art / Art Appraisals". Cowanauctions.com. May 27, 2005. Retrieved 2015-10-01. 
  5. ^ "Joseph Baermann Strauss Timeline". Engrlib.uc.edu. May 31, 1992. Retrieved 2015-10-01. 
  6. ^ "Browse the Collection". Cincinnatiartmuseum.org. Retrieved 2015-10-01. 
  7. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20120813040653/http://michaelhallantiques.com/Michael_Hall_Antiques/Fine_Art/Pages/Raphael_Strauss_Central_Kentucky.html. Archived from the original on August 13, 2012. Retrieved March 6, 2012.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. ^ "Cowan's Auctions: The Midwest's Most Trusted Auction House / Antiques / Fine Art / Art Appraisals". Cowanauctions.com. November 17, 2004. Retrieved 2015-10-01.