Archives of American Art

J. Louis Lundean papers

Collection ID:
Lundean, J. Louis, 1894 or 6-1961
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
(65 items on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Clippings, 1924-1956; a biographical sketch; photographs of Lundean's work, mostly paintings of hunting scenes, 2 photographs of Lundean; magazine articles with illustrations by Lundean; an exhibition catalog, 1939; poster; 3 press releases; and miscellaneous papers.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Illustrator, writer, painter, lecturer, and teacher; born in Newcastle, Wyoming. Birthdate also cited as 1896. Specialized in painting the American West, especially American Indians and horses. Also well known for his pictures of race horses and his portraits of Will Rogers and Robert E. Lee.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 828 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donor, Marjorie Howlett, is the widow of Louis Lundean.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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.

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Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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