Rock Dog, ca. 1945
Carved and painted limestone
30 × 15 1/2 × 24 in. (76.2 × 39.37 × 60.96 cm)
The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art M1989.312
Photo credit: John Nienhuis
Klotter, James C., and Freda C. Klotter. Faces of Kentucky. Lexington, Ky: Univerity Press of Kentucky, 2006, p. 197, color illus.
Ardery, Julie S., The Temptation, Edgar Tolson and the Genesis of Twentieth-Century Folk Art. University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1998. Illus. color p1. 1.
Hayes, Jeffrey Russell, Lucy R. Lippard, and Kenneth L. Ames. Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1993. p.256, cat. 186, color illus. p.257.
Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, January 29–May 4, 2014.
Dog Days of Summer, Milwaukee Art Museum, August – September 17, 1995.
Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, April 16–June 20, 1993; Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, July 18–September 5, 1993; Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, November 12, 1993–Januray 2, 1994; Phoenix Art Museum, March 5–May 15, 1994; Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware, June 10–September 4, 1994; Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center, Williamsburg, Virginia, October 3, 1994–January 2, 1995.
This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.