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Horsfall, R. Bruce (Robert Bruce), 1869-1948

 Person

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

[Birds of Prey Plates].

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 1267

[Duckling]

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 1266
Dates: 9999 - 9999

[Paintings and drawings] [art original] / R. Bruce Horsfall

 Collection
Identifier: RF-101-A to RF101-C
Scope and Contents

Mainly gouache paintings (black ink, many with white highlights), some done for Nature magazine. Only items 30 and 75 are full watercolors; 7 items are pencil drawings. All items are on on board except items 8, 13 and 38, which are on paper.

Dates: 1925-1943

[Tropical Birds, group of six plates] / Monogram on each plate "R/B/H"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 253
Scope and Contents

Six plates illustrating tropical birds in their habitats: Flamingos, Hummingbirds, Quetzals, Cocks of the Rock, Toucans, and Curassom. Inscription: Under each plate "Flamingo - Phoenicopterus/Hummingbird - Calypta helende/Quetzal - Pharamachurus nociano/Cock of the Rock - Rupicold rupicola/Toucan - Ramphastos pisciunrus/Curasson - Craxglobicera" LL "9 + 10." Each plate 2 5/8 x 3 3/8, Created but never used for Nature Magazine.

Dates: circa 1920s

Tylosaurus dyspelor [art original] / [Charles R. Knight]

 Collection
Identifier: Floor 1, Stack 1-11
Scope and Contents The top illustration, by Charles Knight, was reproduced in Henry Fairfield Osborn's article entitled: A complete mosasaur skeleton, osseous and cartilaginous, issued as Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History, v. 1, pt. 4 (Oct. 1899), on page 186. The bottom illustration is a variation of the illustration on that same page and was based on drawings by W.D. Matthew and Bruce Horsfall under Osborn's direction. Published illustrations lack textual labels of the animal's parts....
Dates: 1899?

Western Evening Grosbeaks.

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 1265

[Woods] / Bruce Horsfall.

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 1268