|Eugene Dunlap |
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Oil on Canvas
30 x 36 inches
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Born in Los Angeles, California on October 22, 1916, Dunlap grew up in Los Angeles and began painting at age eight. He studied locally with Jack W. Smith, J. Mason Reeves, Nell Walker Warner, and at the Art Center School. He was a resident of Laguna Beach, California from 1960 until his death on June 7, 1999.
Member: San Fernando Valley Art Club (President, 1939).
Exhibited: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1935; Gourmet Art Gallery, 1935-50; American Academy in Los Angeles, 1935 (1st prize); Gardena High School, 1936-38; Union High School in La Verne, 1937; Clearwater High School, 1937-39; Stendahl Gallery, Los Angeles, 1937; Charlie Russell Gallery, Great Falls, Montana, 1940; American Academy, Hollywood, 1940 (prize); Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1940; Golden Gate International Exposition, 1940; Webb Gallery, Los Angeles, 1942; Hawaii State Fair, 1950 (1st prize).
Hughes, Edan M. Artists In California 1786-1940. 3rd ed. Vol. 1. Sacramento: Crocker, Art Museum, 2002. N. pag. 2 vols. Print.