(1851 - 1920)
George Herzog was active/lived in Pennsylvania, New York / Germany. George Herzog is known for decoration, figure, interior and portrait painting.
Photo submitted by Laura L. Libert
Biography George Herzog
The following biography has been submitted by Laura Libert, Curator of The Masonic Library and Museum of Pennsylvania.Herzog, George (American, 1851-1920)
George Herzog was born to German parents on October 19, 1851 in Munich, Bavaria. In 1865, Herzog began his artistic studies in the studio of Joseph Schwarzmann. Under Schwarzmann's tutelage, Herzog received technical and practical instruction in design and painting. Herzog supplemented his hands-on education at the studio by attending lectures in art history, design, and decorative painting at the Royal Academy of Arts.
In the early 1870's, Herzog joined the growing numbers of German craftsman emigrating to the United States, and traveled directly to Philadelphia. Ac
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