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Augustus William Dunbier

 (1888 - 1977)
Augustus William Dunbier was active/lived in Nebraska, Arizona.  Augustus Dunbier is known for landscape, portrait, and still life painting, teaching.

Augustus William Dunbier

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Augustus Dunbier was a prolific oil painter, well known for his colorful landscapes, still life, portraits and figures. Most viewers would describe his work as Impressionism because of his brushwork, ability to capture brief moments in time, and the changing effects of light and color. But hating labels of any kind, he never used that term to describe himself.

He was a long time resident of Omaha, Nebraska, but traveled and painted widely throughout the United States, Europe, and Mexico.

Certain pioneering aspects contribute to his unique career:

1) He was the first Nebraska artist to paint regularly in the Southwest, where from 1920, he established a seasonal pattern of working in Taos, New Mexico. In fact  ...  Displaying 750 of 12864 characters.

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About  Augustus William Dunbier

Born:  1888 - Polk County, Nebraska
Died:   1977 - Omaha, Nebraska
Known for:  landscape, portrait, and still life painting, teaching