Biography: Bert Cressey Herbert Chester Cressey (1883 - 1944) A painter, Herbert (Bert) Cressey was born on a ranch near Compton, California on  June 10, 1883.  Bert" Cressey studied at University of Southern California under Wm Lees Judson, Art Students League of Los Angeles under -Warren Hedges, National Academy of Design...... read more

An early California oil painting by Herbert "Bert" Cressey, titled Contentment

Exhibited: "California Progressives, 1910 - 1930", Orange County Museum of Art, 1997.ξ"Circle of Influence, Impressionism to Modernism in Southern California Art-1910 - 1930", 2000.