Ernest Zarsky was a painter, lithographer, engraver, who was born in Germany September 19, 1864. Zarsky was active in Cleveland from 1894 or earlier, until the 1930's.

Zarsky exhibited with the Cleveland Art Club in 1894 and later enrolled in the Cleveland School of Art, as well as a member of the Cleveland Society of Artists.

Ernest Zarsky died in Cleveland on May 4, 1944.