|Birth place or City of origin:||Des Moines|
|State of origin:||IA|
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|Last known State:||NY|
Sculptor, painter and illustrator, was born in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1888. He became an illustrator in New York, and then the Director of Norton School of Art. His specialty was painting and sculpting in realist style western subjects and animals. Shepherd’s western bronzes are on exhibit in many museums throughout the US.