(1905 - 1979)
James Buchanan Winn was active/lived in Texas. James Winn is known for mural, regionalist painter, stamp design.
Biography James Winn
One of the original "Dallas Nine" in 1932, Winn studied with Taos
artist Oscar Berninghaus, at Washington University in Saint Louis, and
at the Academie Julian in Paris. He assisted on the Texas
history mural in the Hall of State for the 1936 Centennial Exposition
In 1946 his design was chosen for the U.S. commemorative stamp for Texas statehood.
In addition to artistic pursuits, Winn patented several
inventions. He lectured on architectural subjects at Rice
Institute, Princeton University, Texas A&M, and other
institutions. He exhibited at the State Fair of Texas and the
Dallas Allied Arts shows in the early 1930s before turning almost
exclusively to mural painti
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