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Catalog Number X1966.17.01
Title XT BAR LONGHORN
Object Name Sculpture
Artist Russell, Charles M. (1864-1926)
Dimensions H-3.75 W-7 D-3.25 inches
Medium Bronze
Model Date The original wax sculpture was modeled by Charles M. Russell in 1920.
Foundry This bronze is number 30 of 30 casts by Roman Bronze Works in 1963.
Date 1963 (cast)
Notes Depicts longhorn steer lying down with his front leg and right hind leg tucked underneath his body. His tail is curled and left ear notched. XT-Bar brand is prominent on his side. A small clump of vegetation is behind him.

Russell was fascinated by longhorns, which he called "gray hound[s] waring horns."
Search Terms Longhorn
Steer
Sculpture
Art