Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

David Tolerton

 (1907 - 2000)
David Tolerton was active/lived in California, Ohio.  David Tolerton is known for sculpture.

Biography   David Tolerton

Born in Toledo, OH in Jan. 11, 1907. Tolerton settled in San Francisco in 1915 during the PPIE. Raised in an artistic milieu, his father had an art gallery on Sutter Street. He studied at Stanford University (1926-28) and the CSFA where he later taught. He died at his home in Mill Valley, CA on June 20, 2000. Exh: Calif. Ceramists, LACMA, 1938; De Young Museum, 1956 (solo). In: Crown-Zellerbach Bldg (SF); IBM (San Jose); Oakland Museum; Denver Museum; Smithsonian Inst.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; SF Chronicle, 9-26-1956 & 6-29-2000 (obituary).

Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here.

Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
Wrought iron free form sculpture
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research David Tolerton

Consider a subscription!  More info