George M Bruestle

1872 - 1939

American Impressionist Painter

George M Bruestle Biography

George Matthew Bruestle was born 1872 in New York City. In his early years he worked as an illustrator in Harper's Bazaar. Bruestle found inspiration in the vast countryside of Connecticut. After his first travel to Paris in 1890 he returned back home with a new impressionist style in his palette and brushwork. Bruestle soon became one of the earliest Impressionist painters in Connecticut.