Henry H. Bruenn was born in New Orleans, LA on Dec. 22, 1856. Bruenn settled in Oakland in 1874. For five years he taught the budding artist, Arthur Mathews. He died in Oakland on June 26, 1932. As well as a painter, he was also a musician.
Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1879.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Death Record.
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