(1895 - 1947)
John Decker was active/lived in California. John Decker is known for celebrity portrait, landscape.
The following, submitted in April 2004, is from Stephen C. Jordan, an attorney and writer from Portland, Maine. The information is from Jordan's forthcoming book about the artist, "Bohemian Rogue: The Life of Hollywood Artist John Decker," published by Scarecrow Press:
John Decker was a celebrated artist from the 1920s through the 1940s. Numerous books have been written about Decker's best friends--the great actor John Barrymore, the classic comedian W. C. Fields, author Gene Fowler, and renowned art critic Sadakichi Hartmann. Artist John Decker appears in all of these books to some degree. Yet, until now, no book has been published that focuses on the extraordinary life and talents of this amazing artist. In his 52 years, his geniu ... Displaying 750 of 4869 characters.