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Mountain Mother / Charles Marion Russell

Curatorial Remarks

The date this bronze was cast is unknown. Gilcrease purchased it from the Knoedler Gallery in 1959. The bottom is closed with sheet metal.

Information given by Ann Boulton Young, Associate Conservator for the Gilcrease Museum, 2018

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Title(s): 
Mountain Mother
Creator(s): 
Charles Marion Russell (Artist)
Roman Bronze Works (Foundry)
Culture: 
American
Date: 
modeled 1924; lost-wax cast early 20th century - mid-20th century
Materials/Techniques: 
lost-wax cast in bronze
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
0837.159
Previous Number(s): 
31301
Department: 
Signed with colophon, "C.M. Russell" [Trademark buffalo skull]; Inscribed, "©" on side of base; Marked, "R.B.W".
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