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Lot #319

Artist Carl Clemens Moritz Rungius
Title Morning Mist
Media etching on paper
Dated 1925
Size 6 x 8.25 in. / 15.2 x 21 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 16.75 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat

Reference
see Carl Rungius: The Complete Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne by Donald E. Crouch, plate No.12, page 113; there was an edition of 100 according to the author)

Provenance
gift from the artist to a prominent Banff estate

Sold $2,457 Estimate $2,500/$3,500

Biographical Information
Carl Clemens Moritz Rungius ~ [1869-1959] American NA
see Carl Rungius, Big Game Painter: Fifty Years with Brush and Rifle, by W. J. Schaldach, Sporting Classics, 1945 [reprinted 1991]; Carl Rungius: Painter of the Western Wilderness, by J.Whyte/E.J.Hart, Glenbow Museum, 1985 and Carl Rungius: The Complete Prints, by D.Crouch, Mountain Press, 1989; Carl Rungius, Artist and Sportsman, by K.Evendon, Warwick Pub., 2001; N.G.C. - Vol.II: Modern European Schools, by R.Hubbard, pg.171; biography in Dict. of American Painters, by M.Fielding, pg.311; Benezit, Tome 9, pg.185

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