Gilcrease Museum is temporarily closed for construction.

Get the Full Story

Where the Best of Riders Quit / Charles Marion Russell

Curatorial Remarks

This is the first version of the sculpture. The bottom is closed with a metal sheet.

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

You may be interested in...

Title(s): 
Where the Best of Riders Quit
Creator(s): 
Charles Marion Russell;
Roman Bronze Works;
Dr. Philip G. Cole Collection
Culture: 
American
Date: 
modeled circa 1921; lost-wax cast between 1923 and 1928
Materials/Techniques: 
lost-wax cast in bronze
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0837.32
Previous Number(s): 
24233
Department: 
Signed with colophon, "C.M. Russell" [Trademark buffalo skull]; Inscribed, "©" on horse's left shoulder; Marked, "Roman Bronze Works N-Y-".
Not On View

Our Online Collections site is a work in progress. If you have information about this item that may be of assistance, please contact us.