Born in Ohio on May 3, 1895. By 1910 Herbst had settled in Los Angeles and by 1920 had an interior decorating business there. He died in San Diego, CA on Dec. 25, 1968.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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