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Bull Moose / LR "C Rungius"

 Item — item: 1
Identifier: Art Survey No. 601
Male animal standing on fallen tree, look out into forest, snow-topped mountains in distance. Painted in Canada. Frame: Gold gilt, 44 x 54.

Dates

  • before 1953

Extent

1 Item : painting : oil on canvas ; 40 x 50 in.

Biographical / Historical

Born in: Berlin, Germany; Died in: NYC. Active in: Canada/NYC.One of the most popular 20th century wildlife painters, worked on two backgrounds for AMNH, had close relationship with museum.

Condition

Fair, soiled (2).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Lloyd Smith, Mrs. Wilton; 1/28/1953

Local Note

A-381.1953/$2,000.00
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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