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Elasmosaurus / LL "Chas. R. Knight 97"

Identifier: Art Survey No. 764


  • 1897

Biographical sketch

Born in: Brooklyn, NY;Died in: NY, NY.


1 watercolor. (1 watercolor : Gouache ;15 3/8 x 21 3/4 inches)

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Czerkas, S.M. and Glut, D.F. 1982. Dinosaurs, mammoths, and cavemen: the art of Charles R. Knight. New York: Dutton. p. 46.

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Support: Paper.

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Negative #35785, 328187; 4"x5" slide #2424; 35mm slide #2424.

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Underwater scene of serpentine-necked mammal in background, holding prey between its jaws, another one in background.

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Condition: Good (1).

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Frame: Varnished wood. matted, glazed, 30 1/8 x 23 7/8.

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Exhibitions note: 1987-1988"Dinosaurs: Past and Present". Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

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Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

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