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Jurgan Frederick Huge
Jurgan Huge
American, 1809 - 1878
Biography: Jurgan Frederick Huge (1809-1878) is believed to have been a German mariner who settled in Bridgeport, Connecticut, as a young man. He prospered as a city grocer, and on the side, he painted ship portraits and some local city scenes. He worked primarily in watercolors, but occasionally, he worked in oils.