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Dudley Huppler drawings, 1947-1951 and undated

Huppler, Dudley, 1917-1988



Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear feet

Summary: 127 pen-and-ink stipple drawings on postcard-sized board by artist Dudley Huppler. The drawings are of mice, owls, birds, and other animals, plants, flowers, birds, and human figures, created from tiny tonal pen and ink or pencil dots. Most of the postcards are signed; some are dated and annotated. Several are photographic reproductions.

Biographical/Historical Note

Duddley Huppler (1917-1988) was an artist active in New York, Chicago, Boulder, and Wisconsin.


Donated 2017 by Tom Ray, who received them from American author and novelist Wendell Wilcox (1906-1981), who knew Huppler.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Dudley Huppler drawings, 1947-1951 and undated. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.