more about Johann 'Karl' Lucas Heffner
Johann Karl Lucas Heffner was born in Würzburg on January 1, 1849. Born into a wealthy family, he had direct access to the flourishing intellectual community there. After briefly studying music at the Munich Academy, he soon found his true passion in painting and began studying under the Munich landscape painters Johannes Samuel Otto (1798-1878) and Adolph Stademann (1824-1895). Althoug . . .