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Shellsburg

Artist:
Arnold Pyle, born Cedar Rapids, IA 1908-died Springville, IA 1973  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
14 7/8 x 17 7/8 in. (37.8 x 45.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Landscape\road  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Cityscape\town  Search this
Cityscape\Iowa\Shellsburg  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\Iowa  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk743f7e182-079a-4ab5-be0c-68bfc1549c0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.12

Faculty at Stone City

Photographer:
Barry, John W., Jr., 1905-1988  Search this
Barry, John W., Jr., 1905-1988  Search this
Subject:
Cone, Marvin Dorwart  Search this
Dornbush, Adrian J.  Search this
McCosh, David  Search this
Pyle, Arnold  Search this
Rowan, Edward Beatty  Search this
Wood, Grant  Search this
Stone City Colony and Art School (Stone City, Iowa)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1933
Topic:
Art schools  Search this
Art teachers  Search this
Artist colonies  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7535
See more items in:
Edward Beatty Rowan papers, 1929-1946
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7535
Online Media:

Arnold Comes of Age

Alternate Title:
Portrait of Arnold Pyle
Artist:
Grant Wood, 13 Feb 1891 - 12 Feb 1942  Search this
Sitter:
Arnold Pyle  Search this
Medium:
Oil on composition board
Dimensions:
91.4 x 61.0 cm (36 x 24" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1930
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Nature & Environment\Haystack  Search this
Arnold Pyle: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Sheldon Museum of Art
Object number:
N-38
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4531e69ae-034b-4f65-ab9f-280c8224ad67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_N-38

Edward Beatty Rowan papers, 1929-1946

Creator:
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946  Search this
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946  Search this
Subject:
Cone, Marvin Dorwart  Search this
Dornbush, Adrian  Search this
Dunton, W. Herbert  Search this
McCosh, David J.  Search this
Pyle, Arnold  Search this
Peirce, Waldo  Search this
Poor, Henry Varnum  Search this
Roosevelt, Eleanor  Search this
Watson, Forbes  Search this
Wood, Grant  Search this
Bluemner, Oscar  Search this
Gross, Chaim  Search this
Little Gallery (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)  Search this
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts  Search this
Stone City Colony and Art School (Stone City, Iowa)  Search this
Public Works of Art Project (Iowa)  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9219
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211414
AAA_collcode_rowaedwa
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211414

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

Catalogue of a loan exhibition of drawings and paintings by Grant Wood, with an evaluation of the artist and his work by Park Rinard and Arnold Pyle. The Lakeside press galleries, Chicago, February and March, 1935

Author:
Wood, Grant 1891-1942  Search this
Rinard, Park  Search this
Pyle, Arnold  Search this
Physical description:
36 p. col. front., illus. 18 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1935
1935]
Call number:
N40.1.W87 R5
N40.1.W87R5
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_43109

Arnold Comes of Age, (painting)

Title:
Portrait of Arnold Pyle, (painting)
Painter:
Wood, Grant 1892-1942  Search this
Subject:
Pyle, Arnold  Search this
Medium:
Oil on composition board
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Sheldon Museum of Art and Sculpture Garden 12th & R Streets Lincoln Nebraska 68588 Accession Number: H-38
Date:
1930
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Landscape--Lake  Search this
Figure group--Nude  Search this
Control number:
IAP 29830112
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_366255

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