German painter and Yale University or college art instructor. His best-known functions consist of Sancta Simplicitas, Where?, as well as the Braid. He been trained in Paris on the renowned Ecole des Beaux Arts, learning with such instructors as Adolphe Yvon and Jean-Leon Gerome. He coated an 1876 family portrait of Yale leader Theodore Dwight Woolsey. He was created and elevated in Bremen, Germany. In the 1840s, he relocated to america, living initial in Ohio and in NY. Musician Frederic Remington was among Niemeyer’s famous learners on the Yale College of Great Arts.