Tuesday, November 03, 2009

Henri Hillinck - Art




Born in France on Nov. 14, 1900. Hillinck came to the U.S. as a child and was educated at the Conar School in Boston. In 1923 he settled in Los Angeles where he was active as a muralist, designer, and scene painter for MGM Studios. He died in Los Angeles on April 2, 1959. Exh: Calif. WC Society, 1934-35; Riviera Beach Club (Hollywood), 1936; Painters & Sculptors Club (LA), 1944.

Source:
Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Ferdinand Perret Files; Death record.

Mom when she was a girl..

Joan Hillinck

AKA Joan O'Connor  (Age? 16?)