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Dellwood -- Wind's Eye

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo, 1909-1988  Search this
Provenance:
St. Paul Garden Club  Search this
Collection Creator:
Garden Club of America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Wind's Eye (Dellwood, Minnesota)
United States of America -- Minnesota -- Washington County -- Dellwood
Scope and Contents:
The folder includes a worksheet, site plan, narrative description, plant list, and articles.
General:
Consisting of two acres, the owners designed the garden in 1966. A feature of the garden is the stand of seven 150 foot high eastern white pines that dominate the hillsdie north of the brick walkway that leads to the courtyard from the parking lot. Other native, mature trees include Norway sprice white cedars and white oak. In addition there are many introduced conifers such as Chinese and Japanese pines. Unusual for the region are the oriental varieties of maple. The garden inspring include varieties of allia, fritilaria, emerus robustus, an many other types of bulbs. There are four different areas of the garden. The first is the entryway from the parking lot to the west end of the house, which includes flower beds. The second area includes the garden borders within the couryard, the walled area encircling the swimming pool on three sides. The third and largest area is the upper yard, above the courtyard, with a terrace overlooking the courtyard, lawns, two garden islands, and gardens along the north and west fence line. The fourth is a woodland area with a wood chip path. Fountains and sculpture are important features in the garden.
Persons associated with the garden include: Paul Doty (former owner, 1915-1917); Paul and Leslie Kalman (former owners, 1917-1957); William and Dorothy Fobes (former owners, 1957-1966); Emanuel L. Masquerey (architect of main house, 1915); Frank J. Forster (architect of the poolhouse, 1926-1928); and Alonzo Hauser (sculpto of two pieces).
Related Materials:
Wind's Eye related holdings consist of 1 folder (14 35 mm. slides)
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Topic:
Gardens -- Minnesota -- Dellwood  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
Identifier:
AAG.GCA, File MN033
See more items in:
The Garden Club of America collection
The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / Minnesota
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6ce9bfc45-ff32-490d-b0a0-8c6174aa5fad
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-gca-ref8806

Oral history interview with Duane Hanson, 1989 August 23-24

Interviewee:
Hanson, Duane, 1925-1996  Search this
Interviewer:
Kirwin, Liza, 1957-  Search this
Subject:
Carter, Dudley  Search this
De Andrea, John  Search this
Grygo, George  Search this
Hauser, Alonzo, 1909-1988  Search this
Karp, Ivan C.  Search this
Kienholz, Edward  Search this
McVey, William Mozart  Search this
Milles, Carl  Search this
Rood, John  Search this
O.K. Harris Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Figure sculpture  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique  Search this
Pop art  Search this
Sculptors -- Florida -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11643
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212357
AAA_collcode_hanson89
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212357
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Alonzo Hauser, 1965 Oct. 12

Interviewee:
Hauser, Alonzo, 1909-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Nagle, Virginia  Search this
Subject:
Federal Art Project  Search this
Public Works of Art Project  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Educators -- New Mexico -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New Mexico -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12540
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213563
AAA_collcode_hauser65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213563
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Alonzo Hauser

Interviewee:
Hauser, Alonzo, 1909-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Nagle, Virginia  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Public Works of Art Project  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 32 min)
16 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1965 Oct. 12
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Alonzo Hauser conducted 1965 Oct. 12, by Virginia Nagle, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Hauser speaks of his involvement with the Public Works of Art Project cleaning monuments in New York; making wood carvings for a post office in Minnesota under the Federal Art Project; designing sculptures for housing projects; and teaching sculpture.
Biographical / Historical:
Alonzo Hauser (1909-1988) was a painter and sculptor from Mesilla Park, N.M.
General:
An interview of Dewey Albinson (10/27/65) conducted by B. Hoag is also on this tape.
Provenance:
This interview 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:
This interview is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Painters -- New Mexico -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Educators -- New Mexico -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New Mexico -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.hauser65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e55ac278-19dc-4398-a552-132ad7894a50
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hauser65
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Duane Hanson

Interviewee:
Hanson, Duane  Search this
Interviewer:
Kirwin, Liza  Search this
Names:
O.K. Harris Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Carter, Dudley  Search this
De Andrea, John, 1941-  Search this
Grygo, George  Search this
Hauser, Alonzo, 1909-1988  Search this
Karp, Ivan C., 1926-2012  Search this
Kienholz, Edward, 1927-  Search this
McVey, William Mozart, 1905-1995  Search this
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955  Search this
Rood, John, 1902-1974  Search this
Extent:
3 Items (Sound recording, sound cassettes)
39 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1989 August 23-24
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Duane Hanson conducted 1989 August 23-24, by Liza Kirwin, for the Archives of American Art.
Hanson speaks of his years growing up in rural Minnesota; his Swedish ancestry; the influence of his wives and family on his art; his teaching career spanning sixteen to twenty years; his experiences at Cranbook; discussions of his place in the art world as a Realist, Hyperrealist, or New Realist; influence of contemporary sculptors of the time on his work; the importance of American art being able to break into the Russian art scene; his process and the pitfalls and advantages of different types of materials, including bronze and polyester resin; the schedule he follows when working and how the pace of his schedule and deadlines affect his art; whether the materials he employs contributed to his cancer; the discussion of his disease, subsequent treatment, and how it impacted his art; the change in focus from his earlier pieces centered around war or social upheaval to his newer, satirical work such as "Jogger" or "Sunbather with Black Bikini," which featured more athletic or trendy characterizations of people; his thought process in choosing what to sculpt; discussions of his exhibition at the Whitney Museum and various galleries in the United States, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, and Australia, among others; and his ecological concerns. Duane Hanson also recalls Andy Warhol, John DeAndrea, Carl Milles, John Rood, Julius Schmidt, William McVey, Rodin, Robert Rauschenberg, Roy Lichtenstein, Claes Oldenburg, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Duane Hanson (1925-1996) was a sculptor from Davie, Florida. Hanson was best known for his life-size figures, often dressed in real clothes.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives' 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. Funding for this interview provided by the Lannan Foundation.
Occupation:
Artists' models  Search this
Artists' models  Search this
Topic:
Figure sculpture  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique  Search this
Pop art  Search this
Sculptors -- Florida -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.hanson89
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9642c706a-7f96-4d4e-8eda-6d2f37312e6e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hanson89
Online Media:

Christ, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988 (possibly by)  Search this
Medium:
Bedford stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
St. Paul's United Church of Christ 900 Summit Avenue St. Paul Minnesota
Date:
1952
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Christ  Search this
Control number:
IAS MN000269
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322324

Greendale Flagpole Base, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Greendale Public Schools Administration Office 5900 South 51 Street Greendale Wisconsin 53129
Located Greendale Intermediate School South of intersection of Schoolway & Parking Street Greendale Wisconsin
Date:
1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Education--Teacher  Search this
Occupation--Farm--Farmer  Search this
Occupation--Other--Businessman  Search this
Object--Tool--Shovel  Search this
Object--Tool--Hammer  Search this
Control number:
IAS WI000373
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_335157

The Lotus Blossom, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Located St. Paul Minnesota
Topic:
Object--Flower--Lotus  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000137
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_136

Promise of Youth, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Minnesota State Capitol Department of Military Affairs Plaza St. Paul Minnesota
Topic:
Allegory--Life--Youth  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000156
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_155

Fountain of a Girl, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Rice Park St. Paul Minnesota
Date:
Ca. 1965
Topic:
Figure female--Child  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76006335
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_17174

Marie Kirchner, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Subject:
Kirchner, Marie  Search this
Medium:
Cast bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Walker Art Center Vineland Place Minneapolis Minnesota 55403
Date:
1961
Topic:
Portrait female  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000199
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_199

Intolerance, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Mahogany
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Walker Art Center Vineland Place Minneapolis Minnesota 55403
Date:
1945
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000200
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_200

Patty, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Minneapolis Institute of Arts 2400 Third Avenue South Minneapolis Minnesota 55404 Accession Number: 75.77
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Control number:
IAS 26010003
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_24558

Balanced, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Bronze on white marble base
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
University of Minnesota Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum 333 East River Road Minneapolis Minnesota 55455 Accession Number: 63.10
Date:
1962
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000045
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_44

Figure of Christ, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Minnesota Museum of American Art Landmark Center, 75 West Fifth Street St. Paul Minnesota 55102
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Christ  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000327
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_762

Kneeling Girl, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Limestone
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Minnesota Museum of American Art Landmark Center, 75 West Fifth Street St. Paul Minnesota 55102
Topic:
Figure female--Child  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000328
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_763

Untitled (Figure), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hauser, Alonzo 1909-1988  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Minnesota Museum of American Art Landmark Center, 75 West Fifth Street St. Paul Minnesota 55102
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76000329
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_764

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