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

Dennis Bunker

 (1861 - 1890)
Dennis Miller Bunker was active/lived in Massachusetts.  Dennis Bunker is known for portrait, sea-landscape, and still life painting.

Dennis Bunker

Born in New York City, Dennis Miller Bunker became a portrait artist and Impressionist landscape painter whose work reflects the rapidly changing tastes of his time from Barbizon inspired tonalist landscapes to full-blown Impressionism.

He earned a prestigious reputation on the East Coast during his short life of twenty-nine years.  During the decade of his career, he painted 225 pictures, and in 1978, the New Britain Museum of American Art organized the first major Bunker retrospective since one in 1891 shortly after his death at Boston's St. Bodolph Club.

He was educated in New York and began studying art at age fifteen when he enrolled in the National Academy of Design with Charles Melville Dewey.  Later  ...  Displaying 750 of 5034 characters.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Dennis Bunker

Born:  1861 - New York, New York
Died:   1890 - Boston, Massachusetts
Known for:  portrait, sea-landscape, and still life painting