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W. Herbert Dunton papers, 1896-1960

Creator:
Dunton, W. Herbert, 1878-1936  Search this
Dunton, W. Herbert, 1878-1936  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7607
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209769
AAA_collcode_duntw
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209769

Edward Beatty Rowan papers

Creator:
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946  Search this
Names:
Little Gallery (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)  Search this
Public Works of Art Project (Iowa)  Search this
Stone City Colony and Art School (Stone City, Iowa)  Search this
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts  Search this
Bluemner, Oscar, 1867-1938  Search this
Cone, Marvin Dorwart, 1891-1965  Search this
Dornbush, Adrian  Search this
Dunton, W. Herbert, 1878-1936  Search this
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991  Search this
McCosh, David J., 1903-1980  Search this
Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970  Search this
Poor, Henry Varnum, 1887-1970  Search this
Pyle, Arnold  Search this
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962  Search this
Watson, Forbes, 1880-1960  Search this
Wood, Grant, 1891-1942  Search this
Extent:
3.2 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1929-1946
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, printed material, photographs, business records and a diary.
REEL 103: Clippings, 1929-1932, on exhibitions and activities of the Little Gallery, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, directed by Rowan (microfilm title: Little Gallery).
REEL 1208: Photographs used to publicize exhibitions at the Little Gallery, including 183 photographs of works of art, the Little Gallery Junior Art Club, Grant Wood, and William Herbert Dunton at work.
REEL D141-D142: Correspondence; a diary; business records of the Little Gallery, the Stone City Art Colony and Art School, and the Section of Fine Arts; photographs, including two of The Little Gallery, five of the Stone City Colony and Art School, six of Rowan and three of his paintings, and two photos showing Grant Wood, David McCosh, Arnold Pyle, Adrian Dornbush, and Marvin Cone; and catalogs, clippings and publications, including "A Report on Iowa Art Under Public Works of Art Jan. 20, 1934, under the direction of Grant Wood" containing reproductions of work, several clippings, a 2 p. report "three weeks after the beginning of work" and 2 p. typed "Notes" signed by Wood with a photograph attached.
Among the correspondents are Oscar Bluemner, Chaim Gross, Waldo Peirce, Henry Varnum Poor, Eleanor Roosevelt, Forbes Watson, and Grant Wood.
Biographical / Historical:
Gallery director, painter, sculptor, teacher; Falls Church, Va. and Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Founder and director of The Little Gallery, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1928-1934. The gallery was concerned with promoting education in the community. Because of his success with the Little Gallery, in 1931 he was chosen by the American Federation of Arts to be the director of a new experimental art center in Cedar Rapids. Rowan was affiliated with the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard before going to Cedar Rapids and served as Chief, Public Buildings Administration, 1930's-1940's.
Other Title:
Little Gallery records (microfilm title, reel 103)
Provenance:
Donated by Mrs. Edward Rowan, 1963.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Gallery directors -- Iowa -- Cedar Rapids  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.rowaedwa
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95db62502-5d98-4e65-a4f3-0c15534f4c0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-rowaedwa

W. Herbert Dunton papers

Creator:
Dunton, W. Herbert, 1878-1936  Search this
Extent:
175 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1896-1960
Scope and Contents:
A biography of Dunton written by his son, Ivan; a copy of a letter from Dunton describing his painting, "Mountain Pool," 1926; biographical sketches of Dunton's models; typescripts of studies by Dunton; printed stories and magazine covers illustrated by Dunton from COLLIER'S, McCLURE'S, HARPER'S WEEKLY, and other magazines, 1906-1926; a scrapbook of illustrations and articles by Dunton, 1896-1904; exhibition catalogues; clippings and articles on Dunton; photographs of Dunton, his family, and his birthplace; and album of photographs, 1914-1916, of Dunton, his children, Oscar E. Berninghaus, Ernest Leonard Blumenshein, Eange Irving Couse, Joseph Henry Sharp, and others, and New Mexico scenery; and two photograph albums of paintings by Dunton.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter (Taos, N.M.)
Provenance:
The lendor, Ivan H. Dunton, is William Herbert Dunton's son. He plans to give the original material to the Santa Fe Historical Library, Santa Fe, N.M.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- New Mexico -- Taos  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.duntw
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw924f3326f-da9a-4c9a-bd59-7c233a704e29
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-duntw

W. Herbert Dunton : a retrospective / essay by Michael R. Grauer

Author:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Grauer, Michael R. 1961-  Search this
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum  Search this
Subject:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Physical description:
40 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
In art
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
1991
C1991
Call number:
N40.1.D924 G7 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_422280

The art and life of W. Herbert Dunton, 1878-1936 / by Julie Schimmel

Author:
Schimmel, Julie 1941-  Search this
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Stark Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Physical description:
268 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1984
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.D924 S3
N40.1.D924S3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_202016

The Luckless Hunter, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1924
Topic:
Landscape--Weather--Snow  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Hunting  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8A510043
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_400297

Sunset in the Foothills, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1930
Topic:
Landscape--Time--Sunset  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8A510044
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_400298

The Texan, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Subject:
Price, Van  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Gerald Peters Gallery P. O. Box 2524 Santa Fe New Mexico 87501
Date:
Ca. 1929
Topic:
Occupation--Other--Cowboy  Search this
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Landscape--Texas  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Animal--Cattle  Search this
Western  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8A510058
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_400315

Texas of Old, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1930
Topic:
Occupation--Other--Cowboy  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Landscape--Texas  Search this
Animal--Cattle  Search this
Western  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8A510059
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_400316

Ginger, (painting)

Title:
Trapper (Nathan Dowell), (painting)
Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Subject:
Dowell, Nathan  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
University of New Mexico Harwood Museum of Art 238 Ledoux Street Taos New Mexico 87571
Date:
1932
Topic:
Portrait male--Knee length  Search this
Occupation--Hunter--Trapper  Search this
Animal--Donkey  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8A510102
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_400375

Adirondack Hunter, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Illustration
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/331
Topic:
Occupation--Hunter  Search this
Figure male  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Adirondack Mountains  Search this
Landscape--New York  Search this
Literature--Farm and Fireside Magazine  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970953
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401355

The Adirondack Hunter, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Illustration
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/341
Topic:
Occupation--Hunter  Search this
Figure male  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Adirondack Mountains  Search this
Landscape--New York  Search this
Literature--Popular Magazine  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970954
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401356

Along the La Vega Canal, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Culture:
Mexican  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/302
Date:
1910
Topic:
Waterscape--Canal  Search this
Landscape--Mexico  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Mexican Dress  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970955
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401357

Attack at Dawn, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/315
Topic:
State of Being--Evil--Violence  Search this
Landscape--Time--Dawn  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970956
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401358

Big Game Hunter, Rockies, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Illustration
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/331
Topic:
Occupation--Hunter  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Rocky Mountains  Search this
Literature--Farm and Fireside Magazine  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970957
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401359

Branding, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/307
Date:
1910
Topic:
Occupation--Farm--Animal Husbandry  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970958
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401360

Breakfast and Relay - Oregon - Frosty Morning, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/313
Topic:
Landscape--Oregon  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Frost  Search this
Landscape--Time--Morning  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970959
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401361

The Bronco Rider, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Illustration
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/322
Topic:
Equestrian  Search this
Figure male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970960
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401362

The Captive, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/289
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970961
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401363

The Cattle Buyer, (painting)

Painter:
Dunton, W. Herbert 1878-1936  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Stark Museum of Art 712 Green Avenue, P.O. Box 1897 Orange Texas 77631-1897 Accession Number: 31.21/308
Date:
1910
Topic:
Occupation--Farm  Search this
Figure  Search this
Animal--Cattle  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60970962
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401364

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