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John Saccaro
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1913
Birth Place: 
SF, CA
Death Date: 
1981
Death Place: 
SF, CA
Painter, lithographer, etcher. During the 1930s worked in a regionalist style while employed by the WPA and contributed murals to the GGIE. Following his study at the CSFA (1951-54) under Elmer Bischoff and David Park, his style shifted toward Abstract Expressionism. He was a visiting lecturer at UCLA in 1963-64. (Hughes 1989)