Ernest L. Blumenschein House

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Ernest L. Blumenschein House
Ernest L. Blumenschein House.jpg
Ernest L. Blumenschein House in 1969
Ernest L. Blumenschein House is located in New Mexico
Ernest L. Blumenschein House
Location Ledoux St., Taos, New Mexico
Coordinates 36°24′21″N 105°34′34″W / 36.40583°N 105.57611°W / 36.40583; -105.57611Coordinates: 36°24′21″N 105°34′34″W / 36.40583°N 105.57611°W / 36.40583; -105.57611
Built prior to 1823[1]
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Colonial, Other
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 66000495
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 15, 1966[2]
Designated NHL December 21, 1965[3]

Ernest L. Blumenschein House was a home of painter Ernest L. Blumenschein,[1] a co-founder of the Taos Society of Artists and one of the "Taos Six".

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1965.[3][1]

E. L. Blumenschein Home and Museum[edit]

The historic E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum, located in Taos, New Mexico, is a historic house museum that is furnished to appear as it might have been when the Blumenschein family lived there between 1898 and 1919, including his art studio. The house features family possessions, a collection of the family's art, works by other famous Taos artists, and fine European and Spanish Colonial style antiques. The museum is owned and operated by Taos Historic Museums.

Interior of Blumenschein House[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Richard Greenwood (June 30, 1975). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination:  PDF (32 KB)". National Park Service.  and Accompanying one photo, exterior, from 1969 PDF (32 KB)
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  3. ^ a b "Ernest L. Blumenschein House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-03. 

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