DB Art

Archive of the Mendocino Heritage Artists

Dorr Bothwell: Artwork

A Singing Bird Nests in My Heart: self portrait by Dorr Bothwell (1942). Oil on canvas. Private collection.

Dorr Bothwell’s Portraits: Family and Self

Dorr Bothwell’s Portraits: Friends

Port Gamble Landscapes

Samoa (1928-1929)

Dorr Bothwell’s Ceramics (1936-1938)

WPA Project: Youth & Democracy Fresco (1938)

WPA Project: The De Anza Monument (1940)

Manning’s Coffee Murals (1940-1942)

WWII Illustrated Diary (1942)


Nigeria & North Africa

Dorr Bothwell’s African Sketchbook

Tahiti, Bali & Hawaii

China & Singapore

Not Quite the Same: Variations on Themes

Three Dancers and Other Monotypes

Seasons, Holidays & Celebrations

Keepsakes, Souvenirs, Memories

Alphabets, Watchwords & Blessings

Mandalas, Icons, Shrines & Altars

Signs & Portents series

Time Portals, Samplers & Gaze Stones

Water, Woodlands, Mountains & Desert

Mendocino Fences

Aunt Dell & Red Roses for Bill

Innocence series

Dorr Bothwell’s Cats

Dorr Bothwell’s Dogs

Dorr Bothwell’s Birds



Tau/Tao series (1992-1994)

Antes de Muerte

Dorr Bothwell’s artwork in galleries

All works of visual art by Dorr Bothwell are © 2022 The Dorr Bothwell Trust, Mill Valley, California. For permission to reproduce images by Dorr Bothwell, contact
Marlys Mayfield, Trustee, the Dorr Bothwell Trust.

Dorr Bothwell: Chronology, Exhibits, Publications
Dorr Bothwell: Straws in the Wind
Dorr Bothwell: acrylic transfer and laserprint
What is a serigraph?
What was the WPA?

World War II in the Bay Area
The Women Behind Bothwell’s Three Dancers
Archives of American Art
Dorr Bothwell in Her Own Words
Barebones Bothwell
Mendocino Heritage Artists