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Last NameBergen    
Given NameClaus    
alt. NamesC. B. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1885 in Stuttgart, Swabia, Germany    
Year died1964    
Place of deathLenggries, Oberbayern, Germany    
Father's occupationpainter and illustrator Fritz Bergen (1857-1941)    
Relatives    
Educationart education at the Academy of Fine Arts, Munich (Akademie der Bildenden Künste, München)    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forSeeheld Graf Spee Kampf und Untergang der Schlachtflotte der Grafen Spee ; In het land van den Mahdi ;    
PatronageAdolf Hitler entered him in August 1944 into the "Gottbegnadeten-Liste" of exceptional painters; Oberbefehlshaber der Kriegsmarine E.Raeder& K.Dönitz    
Collaboratorssea officer Hans Willy Bernartz, later co-founder of the Deutsches Schifffahrtsmuseums Bremerhaven ;    
Techniquestechnical, marine, geographical, and topographical painting, esp. sea battles & war ships & airplanes    
Sample(s)www.google.de/search?q=Claus+Bergen & http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claus_Bergen    
Archival sourcesStiftung der Montanindustrie 1963 at Marineschule Mürwik ; further links at http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claus_Bergen    
Published sourcesJörg-M. Hormann & Eberhard Kliem: C. B. Marinemaler über vier Epochen, (Hamburg 2002) ; Bodo Herzog: C. B. (1987) ;    
otherGerman painter & illustrator, early member of the NSDAP since 1922.    
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