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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Russell, Charles M. 232
Descriptions
watercolor on paper 128
Names
Painting 860
Subjects
Group 440 Animal 735 Landscape 691
Date:
1908
Dimensions:
sight height: 6.25 in, sight width: 8.875 in, Frame height: 16.25 in, Frame width: 18.875 in
Title:
Resting
Credit Line:
Gift of William E. Weiss
Gloss:
Russell loved the buffalo and used the skull as the motif in his signature. He was attracted to visions of the fading American West, such as buffalo in its day of dominance on the plains.
Inscription:
LLC: C M R/(skull)/1908
Remarks:
Restrictions: May not be sold or traded under any circumstances
Accession Number:
46.59

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