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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Russell, Charles M. 232
Descriptions
watercolor on birch bark
Names
Painting 860
Subjects
cabin 25 Landscape 691
Date:
1906
Dimensions:
H: 9 in, width: 8.875 in, Frame height: 16.25 in, Frame width: 14.625 in
Title:
Bull Head Lodge
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Ulrick and Josephine Bay Foundation, Inc.
Gloss:
On the shore of Lake McDonald, now Glacier National Park, Russell had a log cabin built as a retreat. He named it Bull Head Lodge after the buffalo skull which he used in his signature.
Inscription:
Bottom center: CMR/(skull)/1906
Publication:
Book: Charles M. Russell, The Storyteller's Art by Raphael James Cristy; University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 2004, plate 11 (following page 172).
Accession Number:
90.60

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