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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Dunton, William Herbert 2
Descriptions
oil on canvas 335
Names
Painting 860
Subjects
bear 77
Date:
1932
Dimensions:
H: 30 in, width: 30 in, Frame height: 34.5 in, Frame width: 34.5 in, frame depth: 2.5 in
Title:
Timberline
Credit Line:
Gift in Memory of Hal Tate from Naoma Tate and the Family of Hal Tate
Gloss:
One of W.H. "Buck" Dunton's last works, Timberline, reveals the influence of modernist stylistic developments of this wildlife artist. While retaining a realistic image, Dunton simplified the shapes of the bear and the landscape and united the forms with sinuous lines.
Publication:
Grauer, Michael R., W. Herbert Dunton: A Retrospective. Canyon, TX: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, 1991.
Accession Number:
9.05

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