American (1915-1996)

23RD STREET, 1956
oil on canvas
57 x 69 ⅝ inches


1998 McNally, Owen. “Hartford Painter Gets Retrospective at his Alma Mater,
Abstract Rebellion,” The Hartford Courant, June 14.
Rosoft, Patricia. “A Gifted Native,” The Hartford Advocate, May 14.
Rosoft, Patricia. “Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford,” Art New England,

1996 Reif, Rita. “Obituary,” New York Times, June 23.

1994 Muchnic, Suzanne. “Edward Dugmore at Manny Silverman Gallery,”
ARTnews, December.

1992 _____. “Edward Dugmore,” Mizue, Spring.
Campbell, Laurence. “Ernest Briggs and Edward Dugmore at Anita
Shapolsky,” Art in America, February.

1991 Frank, Peter. “Art: Picks of the Week,” LA Weekly, July.
Jarrell, Joe. “Powerful Heart, Burning Bright,” Village View, June.
McKenna, Kristine. “Dugmore Re-Emerges,” Los Angeles Times, May 21.
_____. “Continuing and Upcoming,” Art Scene, June.
_____. “Out and About: This Month in Los Angeles,” Angeles Magazine,
June, p. 108.

1979 Sandler, Irving. “The New York School; Painters & Sculptors of the Fifties,”
pp. 35, 38, 78, 261, 264, 323

1977 Kramer, Hilton. “Review of Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern
Era at The National Gallery, Washington, DC,” New York Times, June 19,
p. 27.

1972 Gross, Stephen. “A Philosopher with a Brush,” Des Moines Tribune,
June 10, p. 16.

1971 Shirey, David L. “Downtown Scene: Dugmore Collages,” New York Times,
January 8.

1960 Ashton, Dore. “Art: A Dugmore Show,” New York Times, April 29.
Crehan, Hubert. “A Collection That’s a Relief,” Art Digest.
Mercanton, Noelle. “Collector Finds Living with Paintings and Sculpture Can
Be an Art in Itself,” New York Times, December 30.

1959 Friedlander, Alberta. “Accentuating the Abstract,” Chicago Daily News,
September 21.

1956 Ashton, Dore. “Recent Paintings by Dugmore,” New York Times, October 20.
_____. “Art,” Arts & Architecture, February, p. 10–11.

1953 “Four US Artists Show Work Here,” New York Times, February 28.
“Dugmore Paintings on View at Studio,” Bridgeport Herald, Bridgeport, CT,
February 2.

Exhibition Catalogs
Ashton, Dore. Edward Dugmore, Burning Bright: Paintings 1950–59, Manny
Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1991.
Corbett, John; Dempsey, Jim; McCormick, Thomas. Suitcase Paintings - Small
Scale Abstract Expressionism, Georgia Museum of Art, 2007.
Landauer, Susan. The San Francisco School of Abstract Expressionism, The
University Press Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA, 1996.
Landauer, Susan. Paper Trails: San Francisco Abstract Expressionist Prints, Drawings,
and Watercolors, The Art Museum of Santa Cruz County, Santa Cruz, CA, 1993.
Landauer, Susan. Edward Dugmore: A Survey of Works on Paper, 1948-1985, Manny
Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1994.
Ruhe, Barnaby. Edward Dugmore; Abstract Expressionists: An Historical Survey of
Northern California Artists Active 1945–1960, Carlson Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1990.
Shedletsky, Stuart. Still Working, The Parsons School of Design, New York, NY, 1994
Weber, Nicholas Fox. The Passionate Eye: Paintings by Edward Dugmore,
University of Hartford, Hartford, CT, 1998.

General Books
Herskovic, Marika. New York School Abstract Expressionists, New York School Press,
New Jersey, 2000.
Sandler, Irving. The New York School, The Painters & Sculptors of the Fifties, Harper &
Row, New York, 1978