Art Reproduction Oil Painting - Custom Specials: The Prarie is My Garden - - Hand Painted Canvas Art
|Please call for this paintings custom size framing options. 18 X 32 Oil Painting on Canvas Dunn is best known for this prairie-intimate masterpiece, The Prairie is My Garden originally painted in 1950. In this painting, a mother and her son and daughter are gathering flowers from the prairie of the Great Plains. In 1906 Dunn established his own studio in Wilmington and immediately began a successful career in illustration. He was a feverish painter, able to produce fifty-five completed paintings in eleven weeks for various clients. Another artist described his style as an attack on the canvas & with a thought that he might impale the painting with his brush. In addition to his illustrations for books, Dunn 's work was appearing regularly in such magazines as Collier's Weekly, Harper's Magazine, The Saturday Evening Post, and Scribner's.