The Blue Door

Wendell Cooley Jones, American, 1899 - 1956



Oil on canvas

Overall: 25 1/4 × 42 in. (64.2 × 106.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of the family of the artist and of the Class of 1925, in memory of the artist, Wendell Jones, Class of 1925



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed, lower right: Jones

Exhibition History

Wendell Jones, Woodstock Art Gallery, Woodstock Artists Association, Woodstock, New York, September 7-21, 1957, no. 24.

Wendell Jones, Carpenter Art Galleries,Carpenter Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 27-September 30, 1958.

Rediscovering Wendell Jones, Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, Woodstock, New York, June 14-October 5, 2014.

Exhibition of paintings by Wendell Jones 1899-1956 : Vassar College Art Gallery, Pougkeepsie, New York, February 5-March 5, 1957.

Publication History

Peter R. Jones, Rediscovering Wendell Jones, published in conjunction with the exhibition REDISCOVERING WENDELL JONES, 1899-1956, 2014, 60 pp., ill. p. 23.

Perrin H. Lowery, Exhibition of Paintings by Wendell Jones, 1899-1956, Vassar College Art Gallery catalogue, 1957, no. 24.


The artist (1899-1956); the artist's family; given to present collection, 1958.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us