Albert Herbert Mundhenk was born in California on Nov. 7, 1892 of German parents. Mundhenk studied at the CCAC in 1921-23 and continued in Paris and Munich. For the next 12 years he had a studio in San Francisco while a political cartoonist for the Chronicle. He died there on Jan. 7, 1980.
Member: Bohemian Club.
Exh: Calif. Statewide (Santa Cruz), 1928, 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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