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Catalog Number 2000.25.04
Title RIMINI AND RED MOUNTAIN
Object Name Drawing
Artist Wolle, Muriel Sibell (1898-1989)
Dimensions H-11 W-14 inches
Medium Conte crayon on paper
Date 1956
Notes A black-and-white depiction of delapidated buildings lining one side of a dirt street. Tall grass surrounds the buildings in the foreground. There is a small cabin on the opposite side of the street in the middle ground, and mountains in the background. "Big Dump Newcomer," "Rimini," and "Red Mt" written in pencil on reverse. Off-white mat with a plain, dark, stressed-wood frame.

This drawing was produced by the artist for her book, "Montana Pay Dirt: A Guide to the Mining Camps of the Treasure State" (Denver: Sage Press, 1963). It is illustration # 51 on p. 119 of that publication.
Search Terms Art
Mining
Ghost Town
Rimini, MT