Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

George Sheppard

 (1914 - 1986)
George Walter Sheppard was active/lived in California.  George Sheppard is known for portrait painting, commercial art.

George Sheppard

Born in Los Angeles, CA in 1914, George Sheppard studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Art Center School in Los Angeles.

He began his art career as an illustrator at Warner Bros Studio and then worked in advertising illustration in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

He died in Ross, CA on April 17, 1986.

Pasadena Art Inst., 1928.

Hoover Institution and Medical Center at Stanford; Marshall Hale Hospital; Golden Gate University.; UC Santa Cruz; Bohemian Club.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
SF Chronicle, 4-22-1986 (obituary).

Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here.  ...  Displaying 895 of 571 characters.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  George Sheppard

Born:  1914 - Los Angeles, California
Died:   1986 - Ross, California
Known for:  portrait painting, commercial art