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Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953

 Person

Found in 78 Collections and/or Records:

Dryptosaurus [art original] / Chas. R. Knight

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Identifier: Art Survey no. 761
Scope and Contents

Originally entitled "Leaping Laelaps," this watercolor may be the earliest depiction of theropods, or actually any dinosaur, as highly active and dynamic, based on the opinions of E.D. Cope and Henry Fairfield Osborn, the curator of vertebrate paleontology at the American Museum of Natural History at the time of the painting's commission.

Dates: 1897

[Eobasileus] [art original] / Chas. R. Knight

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Identifier: Art Survey no. 760
Scope and Contents

Two rhinoceros-like mammals with six horns and large canines, one grazing in background, the other standing in profile view in center. The Eobasileus is closely related to Uintatherium.

Dates: 1896

[Eocene Period Mural Study]

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 813

[Eocene Period Mural Study]

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 814