(1914 - 1986)
George Walter Sheppard was active/lived in California. George Sheppard is known for portrait painting, commercial art.
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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.
Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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