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Oral history interview with Louis Bunce

Interviewee:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
26 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1965 October 29
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Louis Bunce conducted 1965 October 29, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art.
Bunce speaks of his early art training; WPA mural projects he was involved in; the Northwest art scene in the 1930s; his WPA colleagues; how subject matter was selected for the murals; public perception of the project; the dispersal of the work produced by the Federal Art Project; leaving the Northwest, going to New York and getting on the mural project there; and the project's impact on the careers of artists.
Biographical / Historical:
Louis Bunce (1907-1983) was a painter, printmaker, educator, and mural painter in Portland, Oregon.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 4 min.
Provenance:
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Restrictions:
Transcript: Use requires an appointment.
Occupation:
Painters -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Printmakers -- Oregon  Search this
Educators -- Oregon  Search this
Muralists -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.bunce65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bunce65
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Oral history interview with Louis Bunce

Interviewee:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Lafo, Rachel Rosenfield, 1951-  Search this
Names:
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Kharouba Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Callahan, Kenneth, 1905-1986  Search this
Robinson, Boardman, 1876-1952  Search this
Weber, Max, 1881-1961  Search this
Extent:
78 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1982 December 3-13
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Louis Bunce conducted 1982 December 3-13, by Rachel Rosenfield, for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project.
Bunce speaks of his family background and education at the Portland Museum Art School; attending the Art Students League in New York and studying under Max Weber, Boardman Robinson and others; returning to Portland during the Depression and working on WPA projects; his interest in jazz and its influence on his work; his involvement in the Northwest arts community; his interest in landscapes and figures; teaching at the Portland Museum Art School; founding the Kharouba Gallery; developing his interest in the graphic arts; and the current Portland art scene. He recalls Kenneth Callahan.
Biographical / Historical:
Louis Bunce (1907-1983) was a painter, printmaker, and educator from Portland, Oregon.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 43 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' Northwest Oral History Project, begun in 1982 to document the Northwest artistic community through interviews with painters, sculptors, craftsmen, educators, curators, and others, in Oregon, Washington and Montana.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Artists -- Northwestern States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Painters -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.bunce82
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bunce82
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Frank S. Okada

Interviewee:
Okada, Frank S. (Frank Sumio), 1931-2000  Search this
Interviewer:
Johns, Barbara  Search this
Names:
Cornish School of Allied Arts (Seattle, Wash.)  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art -- Students  Search this
Northwest Asian American Project  Search this
University of Oregon -- Faculty  Search this
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Charles, Ray, 1930-2004  Search this
Chin, Frank, 1940-  Search this
Davis, Sammy, 1925-  Search this
Derbyshire, Leon  Search this
Dusanne, Zoe, 1884-1977  Search this
Horiuchi, Paul, 1906-  Search this
Inada, Lawson Fusao  Search this
Ivey, William, 1919-1992  Search this
Jones, Quincy, 1933-  Search this
Kusama, Yayoi, 1929-  Search this
Martin, David Stone  Search this
Nomura, Kenjiro, 1896-1956  Search this
Okada, John  Search this
Peck, James Edward, 1907-  Search this
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Tsutakawa, George  Search this
Extent:
87 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1990 Aug. 16-17
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Frank Okada conducted 1990 Aug. 16-17, in Seattle, Wash., by Barbara Johns, for the Archives of American Art Northwest Asian American Project. Okada discusses his parents' background; his family including his brothers, John, author of "No-No Boy," and Charlie, a graphic designer; traveling to Japan for the Pacific Northwest Artists and Japan exhibition; being in an internment camp; painting in Eugene, Ore. and Seattle, Wash.; his painting techniques; studying under Leon Derbyshire; his connection with the jazz scene in Seattle in the late 1940s and 1950s including musicians Sammy Davis, Ray Charles, and Quincy Jones; attending Cornish School of Art, Seattle; meeting Mark Tobey; comparision of his painting style to Tobey's; his stint in the Army; attending Cranbrook Academy of Art and studying with painter Fred Mitchell; his Whitney fellowship in New York; study of Japanese, Chinese, and Zen paintings; working for Boeings in the early 1960s; traveling to France on a Guggenheim; teaching at University of Oregon in Eugene; his minimalist work; influence of Japanese art in his painting. Okada mentions Lawson Inada (Asian American poet), Frank Chin (Asian American playwright), artists David Stone Martin, James Edward Peck, Yayoi Kusama, George Tsutakawa, Paul Horiuchi, Ben Shahn, Kenjiro Nomura, Louis Bunce, Bill Ivey, and art gallery owner Zoe Dusanne.
Biographical / Historical:
Frank S. Okada (1931-2000) was a Japanese American painter based in Seattle, Washington. He taught at University of Oregon from 1969-1999.
General:
Originally recorded on 5 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 9 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 38 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Painters -- Washington (State) -- Seattle  Search this
Sculptors -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Art, Japanese American influences  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Washington (State) -- Seattle  Search this
Painting, Japanese  Search this
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945  Search this
Painting, Zen  Search this
Painting, Chinese  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American sculptors  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.okada90
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-okada90
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Oral history interview with LaVerne Krause

Interviewee:
Krause, LaVerne, 1924-1987  Search this
Interviewer:
Kolisch, Marian W.  Search this
Names:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Extent:
81 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1983 Apr. 17-Aug. 18
Scope and Contents:
An interview of LaVerne Krause conducted 1983 Apr. 17-Aug. 18, by Marian W. Kolisch, for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project, at the artist's studio, in Portland, Or. Krause speaks of her youth and family background; her education at the University of Oregon; the difficulties in being a parent while trying to pursue an art career; developing her own style and avoiding trends; her economic and personal difficulties; her travels to the Southwest, Europe, and Norway; her involvement in civic and art activities; and the public's changing tastes in art. She recalls Louis Bunce.
Biographical / Historical:
LaVerne Krause (1924-1987) was a painter, printmaker, and educator from Portland, Or.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 12 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' Northwest Oral History Project, begun in 1982 to document the Northwest artistic community through interviews with painters, sculptors, craftsmen, educators, curators, and others, in Oregon, Washington and Montana.
Topic:
Artists -- Northwestern States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Painters -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.krause83
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-krause83
Online Media:

Oral history interview with William Ivey

Interviewee:
Ivey, William, 1919-1992  Search this
Interviewer:
Johns, Barbara  Search this
Names:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Corley, Ward  Search this
Gilkey, Richard C. (Richard Charles), 1925-  Search this
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970  Search this
Still, Clyfford, 1904-1980  Search this
Extent:
6 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
75 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1983 May 24-31
Scope and Contents:
An interview of William Ivey conducted 1983 May 24-31, by Barbara Johns, for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project,
This interview took place at the artist's studio in Seattle, Wash. Ivey speaks of his family background and education, including law school; studying at the California School of Fine Arts; studying under Clyfford Still and Mark Rothko; working at the Seattle Art Museum and the Henry Gallery; working as artist-in-residence at Reed College; founding the Artists' Gallery (Seattle, Wash.); exhibiting at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Gallery Arnaud in Paris and the Seattle Art Museum; collectors of his work; his methods and style; the current art scene; and his future plans. He recalls Ward Corley, Louis Bunce, Richard Gilkey and others.
Biographical / Historical:
William Ivey (1919-1992) was a painter from Seattle, Wash.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' Northwest Oral History Project, begun in 1982 to document the Northwest artistic community through interviews with painters, sculptors, craftsmen, educators, curators, and others, in Oregon, Washington and Montana.
Topic:
Artists -- Northwestern States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Painters -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.ivey83
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-ivey83
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Louis Bunce, 1965 October 29

Interviewee:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-  Search this
Subject:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12751
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213331
AAA_collcode_bunce65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213331

Jackson Pollock letter to Louis Bunce

Creator:
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Springs, New York
Date:
1946 June 2
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13795
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Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13795
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Sketchbook of Newport, Oregon landscapes

Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Place:
Newport, Ore.
Date:
195-
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19669
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Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19669

Oral history interview with Louis Bunce, 1982 December 3-13

Interviewee:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Lafo, Rachel Rosenfield, 1951-  Search this
Subject:
Callahan, Kenneth  Search this
Robinson, Boardman  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Kharouba Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Artists -- Northwestern States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Painters -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11832
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212555
AAA_collcode_bunce82
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212555
Online Media:

Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983

Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Subject:
Bunce, Gloria  Search this
Griffin, Rachael  Search this
Hammack, John  Search this
Judd, Sally  Search this
Pollock, Jackson  Search this
Russell, Pee Wee  Search this
Wells, Wendy  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Bunce, Edna  Search this
Portland Center for the Visual Arts  Search this
Portland Museum School  Search this
Fountain Gallery of Art  Search this
Metropolitan Arts Commission (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Oregon Historical Society  Search this
KOIN-TV (Television station : Portland, Or.)  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Sketches
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Video recordings
Transcripts
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7626
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209789
AAA_collcode_buncloui
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209789
Online Media:

Biographical Material

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Extent:
0.7 Linear feet (Box 1, 13)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1902-1983
Scope and Contents:
Found are three address books and loose notes, three appointment books, awards and certificates, a guest book for a 1968 exhibition, Bunce family genealogical records, resumes, identification cards, and travel documents. The appointment books also include notes on sales and loans, resume drafts, addresses, lists of works of art, and sketches. Also found is one five-minute videorecording showing Bunce's retirement party at the Portland Museum School and of Bunce hanging his show at the Fountain Gallery.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.buncloui, Series 1
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Louis Bunce papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref1

Artwork

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet (Box 7, 13-15)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1944-1979
Scope and Contents:
The bulk of artwork consists of sketches by Louis Bunce. Done in pencil, pen, and watercolors, sketches are of landscapes, portraits, figures, or abstract drawings. Some sketches are miniature versions of works of art Bunce intended to create. Bunce created a flipbook for Valentine's Day. Artwork by others is likely by John Hammack.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.buncloui, Series 10
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Louis Bunce papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref10

Sketchbook 7

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s
Scope and Contents:
Portraits, abstract drawings, and ships in pencil, colored pencil and watercolor
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Louis Bunce papers
Louis Bunce papers / Series 9: Sketchbooks
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref101

Sketchbook 8

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s
Scope and Contents:
Hood River scenes in pencil
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Louis Bunce papers
Louis Bunce papers / Series 9: Sketchbooks
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref103

Sketchbook 9

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s
Scope and Contents:
Newport, Oregon landscapes in pencil
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Louis Bunce papers
Louis Bunce papers / Series 9: Sketchbooks
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref105

Sketchbook 10

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1950s
Scope and Contents:
Portland, Oregon scenes and landscapes in pen and pencil
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Louis Bunce papers
Louis Bunce papers / Series 9: Sketchbooks
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref107

Sketchbook 11

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s
Scope and Contents:
Abstract drawings in pen, pencil, and watercolor
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Louis Bunce papers
Louis Bunce papers / Series 9: Sketchbooks
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref108

Photographs

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Extent:
0.9 Linear feet (Box 7-8, 12)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1890s-1981
Scope and Contents:
There are personal photographs and portraits of Bunce; his wives and families; colleagues; at events; with his art, and while painting and in his studio. Other photographs are stills of footage used on KOIN-TV, jazz musicians, Bunce family portraits, and travel photos. Photographs of works of art include images of Bunce's WPA-sponsored mural at the post office of Grants Pass, Oregon. Exhibition photographs are of an opening at Kharouba Gallery opening, and shows at the Benson Museum of Modern Art, Kraushaar Galleries, and the Portland Art Museum.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.buncloui, Series 11
See more items in:
Louis Bunce papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref11

Sketchbook 12

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s
Scope and Contents:
Abstract drawings and doodles in pencil and watercolor
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Louis Bunce papers / Series 9: Sketchbooks
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Archives of American Art
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Sketchbook 13

Collection Creator:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960s
Scope and Contents:
Abstract drawings, portraits and landscapes in pencil, colored pencil, and pen
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advanced notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jazz Arts video: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from KGW-TV, Portland Oregon. Interview of Wendy Wells of the Fountain Gallery: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Rogers Cablesystems of Portland, Oregon. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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Collection Citation:
Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Louis Bunce papers
Louis Bunce papers / Series 9: Sketchbooks
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-buncloui-ref114

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