The artist was born in South Africa in 1968. He graduated from Wesleyan University and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and moved to Maine. "He lives in Hancock, Maine in a big old farmhouse that always needs painting (ironic, isn’t it?) with his wife Sarah, two impish sons named Finnegan and Corin, and a chocolate lab who’d do anything for a tummy rub. He’s found that the most effective ways to procrastinate are making espressos and following European football." (davidgbakerpainting.com)
R.T.'s Paper Crown 2007
Josef Kriehuber was a distinguished portrait painter and lithographer of Biedermeier Vienna. He produced more than 3000 lithographs portraying nobility, famous people and government officials.
Countess Eugenie Franziska Rosalia Schönborn-Buchheim (1801-1880)
Antoinette Sophie Luise Schröder (1781 - 1868), a German singer and actress