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Bull Moose / LR "C Rungius"

 Item — item: 1
Identifier: Art Survey No. 601

Scope and Contents

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

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.

Extent

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

Language of Materials

English

Condition

Fair, soiled (2).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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

Local Note

A-381.1953/$2,000.00

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
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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