Walter Albert Engelhardt was born in Illinois on Oct. 25, 1893, the brother of artists Henry and William Engelhardt. Walter was a resident of Hollywood, CA by the early 1920s. He maintained a residence at 6231 DeLongpre and the Engel Art Shop at 6707 Hollywood Blvd. He died in Los Angeles on Jan. 4, 1956. Using a bright palette, he painted bold, decorative landscapes of southern California.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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