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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Russell, Charles M. 232
Descriptions
wax 75 mixed media 17
Names
Sculpture 571
Date:
ca. 1909
Dimensions:
H: 4.25 in, width: 6.5 in, depth: 6 in
Title:
Ready for the Kill
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Armand Hammer and Charles Stone Jones. Base: Gift of National Cowboy Hall of Fame and Western Heritage Center, Oklahoma City.
Gloss:
Russell's original wax and wood sculpture was altered when it was used as a model to be cast into bronze, after the artist's death. This sculpture has been restored to its original appearance.
Remarks:
Restrictions: Model not to be sold, loaned, used for the purpose of casting bronzes, or used for the making of any reproductions whatsoever. Charles Jones (1/4 interest, 12-9-60) and Armand Hammer (3/4 interest, 12-31-63)
Accession Number:
40.61

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Whitney Western Art Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.

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Wax sculptures by Charles M. Russell
Wax sculptures by Charles M. Russell - Curated by Nancy McClure


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