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Whitney Western Art Museum

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Object name: Mountain Mother

Accession Number: 59.60

Date : ca. 1924

Gloss: Russell's wildlife sculpture retains the impression of the artist's original modelling. The smoothly rounded forms seem to spring from clay shaped in the ball of a hand. Small in scale, his bronzes have an intimate and sometimes playful feeling.

Dimensions: H: 6.875 in, L: 14.25 in, width: 5.5 in

Credit Line: Gift of Charles Ulrick and Josephine Bay Foundation, Inc.

Remarks: Posthumous cast

Inscription: Base: C M Russell, c.(with circle around it) (skull); side of base, left rear: CALIFORNIA ART BRONZE LA; See file for base outline.

Synopsis: Sculpture- Mountain Mother- Russell, Charles M.- California Art Bronze LA- bronze- Animal- Base: C M Russell, c.(with circle around it) (skull); side of base, left rear: CALIFORNIA ART BRONZE LA; See file for base outline.- Posthumous cast

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