Herbert Van Blarcom Acker
(1895 - 1977)
Herbert Van Blarcom Acker was active/lived in California. Herbert Acker is known for portrait, desert landscape.
Biography Herbert Van Blarcom Acker
Born in Pasadena, California, Herbert Acker was a resident painter of Pasadena from 1925 to 1946 and was an active member of the Pasadena Art Association where he won prizes in 1931, 1945 and 1946.
He studied at the National Academy of Design in New York with Douglas Volk and Francis Jones and at the Art Students League with Frank DuMond and F. Luis Mora. In Paris, he studied at the Grande Chaumeire and with Cecilia Baux and exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1924.
Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"