Edward A Herbes
(1916 - 1990)
Edward A. Herbes was active/lived in Texas. Edward Herbes is known for trompe l'oeil painting.
Biography Edward A. Herbes
Ed Herbes (1916-1990) went from “fighter pilot” to “fine art.” As Colonel Herbes he retired in 1965 from the regular commissioned ranks of the U.S. Air Force after a career as planner, commander and jet pilot; and then began a second career as an artist.
Throughout his life he has been interested in fine art in its broadest form; paintings, architecture, landscaping, commercial design, etc. To him, any design that increased functional efficiency and improved the esthetic appearance at the same time was a great and exciting step forward in making the world a better place in which to live; and it is this he applies to his oil paintings. He uses techniques of the Flemish Old Masters, and is committed to creating paintings large or
... Displaying 750 of 1364 characters.