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Catalog Number X1963.06.01
Title NATURE'S PEOPLE
Object Name Sculpture
Artist Russell, Charles M. (1864-1926)
Dimensions H-6.5 W-8 D-5.25 inches
Medium Bronze
Model Date The original wax sculpture was modeled by Charles M. Russell in 1905.
Foundry This bronze is number 30 of 30 cast by Roman Bronze Works in 1963-1964.
Date 1963
Notes This model is a study of a pronghorn antelope buck that is suddenly startled by a flushed sage grouse hen. Russell used a combination of wax and plaster with painted surface, hemp for the grass, and glass beads for the eyes. Wire metal armature, inserted after modeling, holds everything in place.
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