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

Adolf Dehn

 (1895 - 1968)
Adolf Arthur Dehn was active/lived in New York, Minnesota.  Adolf Dehn is known for genre, figure and street-landscape painting, illustration.

Adolf Dehn

Born in Waterville, Minnesota, Arthur Dehn became a master lithographer and noted painter of landscapes in watercolor and oil.

He studied at the Minneapolis School of Fine Arts and then received a scholarship to the Art Students League in New York.  During the 1920s, he spent eight years in Europe and got an early reputation as a satirical lithographer. 

In 1936, he gave up the print medium for watercolor and then added oil to his media.  From 1939 to 1951, he traveled world wide.

In 1943, he won First Prize at the International Watercolor Exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago.  He was also a member of the Guggenheim Foundation.

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
Biography photo for Adolf Dehn
Copyright by Artist

About  Adolf Dehn

Born:  1895 - Waterville, Minnesota
Died:   1968 - New York City
Known for:  genre, figure and street-landscape painting, illustration