Arizona Women Artists Active Before 1945: Painters, Sculptors, Potters, Printmakers, Illustrators, Quilters

By Lonnie Pierson Dunbier



Source Code Abbreviations for Arizona Women's List

AAA, Auction Records
AAAC Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts Exhibition, entries, 1929-1935, courtesy Betsy Fahlman
AAB Biography
ABQ Albuquerque Journal Web, Jan. 2011
ADO Adobe Gallery, Santa Fe
AHS Arizona Historical Society/Foundation
ASF Arizona State Fair exhibition catalogues 1920 to 1929, courtesy Betsy Fahlman, Fran Elliott and Matthews Library, Arizona State College, Tempe AZ
AZH Arizona Highways magazine Web, Mar. 1982, "Symbol Seekers in the Desert" by Kay Mayor
AZL Arizona State Library, Archives, Public Records and/or Historical Society
BER Arnold Berke, Mary Colter Architect of the Southwest
BES Best of the West Auctions
BLA Mary Ellen Blair, The Legacy of A Master Potter:Nampeyo and Her Descendants
BIR Peter Birmingham, The New Deal in the Southwest
BLU Martha Blue, Indian Trader: The Life and Times of J.L. Hubbell
BRO Patricia Broder, Earth Songs, Moon Dreams
CAN Canyon Art, Web, Jan. 2011
CAR Jean Carlton, Quilt Historian from Minnesota
COL J.L. Collins, Women Artists in America
CRG Susan Craig, Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists Active Before 1945
DAW Doris Dawdy, Artists of the American West (3 Volumes)
DOD: Barbara Babcock and Nancy J. Parezo, Daughters of the Desert: Women Anthropologists and the Native American Southwest, 1880-1980
DUN Lonnie Pierson Dunbier, Women Artists in Nebraska and California Before 1945, Research Project.
FAG Find-A-Grave
FAH Betsy Fahlman, The Cowboy's Dream: The Mythic Life of Lon Megargee
FAHND Betsy Fahlman, New Deal Art in Arizona
FAL Peter Hastings Falk, Who Was Who in American Art
FEC Work by this artist is in Fran Elliott Collection
FEL Information from Fran Elliott, Sedona, Arizona art collection
FER Mary Fernald, Dirt for Making Things: An Apprenticeship in Maricopa Pottery.
FDU Betsy Fahlman and Lonnie Pierson Dunbier, Arizona's Pioneering Women Artists.
GER Ron Gerba, Art Historian and Antiques Dealer of Prescott
GOR Linda Gordon, Dorothea Lange: A Life Beyond Limits
GRA Virginia L. Grattan, Mary Colter: Builder Upon the Red Earth
GRE: Helen Young Frost & Pam Knight Stevenson, Grand Endeavors: Vintage Arizona Quilts and Their Makers: Arizona Quilt Project, Flagstaff: Northland Publishing, 1992
GUS Sharon Gustafson, Early Nebraska Women Artists, 1880-1950
HAG Donald Hagerty, Desert Dreams, The Art and Life of Maynard Dixon
HAY Allan Hayes and John Blom, Southwestern Pottery, Anasazi to Zuni HD, Allan & Carol Hayes, The Desert Southwest, Four Thousand Years of Life & Art
HIS The History Place Web, Jan. 2010
HJA Birgitta Hjalmarson, Artful Players: Artistic Life in Early San Francisco
HUB Hubbell Trading Post archives
HUG Edan Milton Hughes, Artists in California, 1786-1940, Two Volumes
IMA Collaborative Arts Resources for Education, Web, Nov. 2011
JBE Jessie Benton Evans Jr. Scottsdale, great granddaughter of Jessie Benton Evans.
KEN James M. Keny and Nannette V. Maciejunes, Triumph of Color and Light: Ohio Impressionists and Post Impressionists
KOV Phil Kovinick and Marian Yoshiki Kovinick, An Encyclopedia of Women Artists of the American West
KRA Barbara Kramer, Nampeyo and Her Pottery
LES Patrick Lester, The Biographical Directory of Native American Painters
MAN Richard K, and Sherry G. Mangum, One Woman's West: The Life of Mary-Russell Ferrell Colton
MAS Massachusetts Historical Society
MIC James A. Michener Art Museum, Web. Jan. 2011
NAS Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Web, Jan 2011
NEW Judith Vale Newton, Carol Weiss: A Grand Tradition, The Art and Artists of the Hoosier Salon, 1925-1990
NOB May Noble, "Arizona Artists", The Arizona Teacher and Home Journal (February 1923): 7-10, courtesy Betsy Fahlman
OTM Old Trails Museum, Web, Nov. 2011
PIS Ronald Pisano, William Merritt Chase: The Complete Catalogue of Known and Documented Work
POL Lesley Poling-Kempes, Ghost Ranch
POW John and Deborah Powers, Texas Painters, Sculptors & Graphic Artists: A Biographical Dictionary of Artists in Texas Before 1942
ROW Jeremy Rowe, A Photographic History of Arizona 1850-1920: A History and Directory
SAM Peggy and Harold Samuels, Encyclopedia of Artists of the American West
SAN Sandiego History Center, Web, Feb. 2011 SAV Corinne Cain, Savvy Collector, Web, Jan. 2011
SCH Gregory Schaaf, Hopi-Tewa Pottery: 500 Artist Biographies.
SCK Gregory Schaaf, Hopi Katsina: 1600 Artist Biographies
SHA Sharlot Hall Museum Archives
SNO Jeanne Snodgrass: American Indian Painters, A Biographical Directory
STE Paul Sternberg, Sr. Art by American Women; Selections from the Collection of Louise and Alan Sellars
STG Robert Stagnell, Five Ladies of Prescott and Their Art
STR Stephanie Strass, American Women Artists, 1819-1947
TRE Patricia Trenton, Independent Spirits: Women Painters of the American West, 1890-1945
TUC Tucson Daily Citizen newspaper archive, 11/3/1941 TUF Tufts Digital Library, Web, Jan. 2011
WIK Wikipedia
WWA R.R. Bowker, Editor, Who's Who in American Art, 1999, 3 Volumes

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