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Herbert A. Schwartz, artist
Herbert A. Schwartz, artist

Herbert A. Schwartz, a Baltimore artist who formerly owned an advertising agency and a Mount Washington jewelry store, died of complications from dementia Nov. 9 in Winchester, Va., at the home of a niece. He was 93. The son of Philip Schwartz, a Russian immigrant and concert violinist, and Anna Schwartz, Herbert Aaron Schwartz was born in Baltimore and raised on Caroline Street. His parents owned and operated a grocery store. He was a 1939 graduate of City College and attended the Maryland Institute College of Art. "As a child, every day after school he did sketches of anyone and everyone he saw at the store or on the street. He told me [that] at that age, he was never without...