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Collection Tri-Kappa
Catalog Number 1999.001.055
Title The White Onion
Artist Turnbaugh, Doris O. Jones
Object Name painting
Date 1960
Description An original depiction of a still-life including a single while onion, done in tempera and india ink.
THE WHITE ONION
Richmond Artists' Annual Exhibit, Richmond 1961 $50.00
Doris 0. Jones Turnbaugh
(1927-)
No . 70
oil
20 X 15.5
Born in Indianapolis and moved with her family to Richmond when she was 10 ...received a scholarship from John Herron Art Institute two years ... studied with Elmira Kempton, Lawrence McConaha, and Esther Nusbaum ... exhibited at Herron Art Museum, Cincinnati Art Shows, Connersville Art Show, Hoosier Salon and won awards In the Indiana State Fair, Hoosier Salon, Connersville and Art Association of Richmond annuals ... teaches private lessons ... Artist said "I wish to thank your Sorority for purchasing my painting at the 63rd Annual Exhibition, Richmond ... I am very honored and thrilled ... I visited the Galleries at Nashville this summer and it is a lovely exhibit" (when Tri Kappa 's Art Collection was hung in the Brown County Art Guild gallery)
Provenance Purchased from the Hoosier Salon in 1961.
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions H-15.5 W-19.5 inches
Catalog date 1999-12-10