Lot 12 of 360:
Bill Farnsworth original oil painting   

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,800

Title:
"As the Sun Sank Behind the Backbone-of-the-World Mountains..."

Author:
Farnsworth, Bill.

Place:
[n.p.]

Publisher:

Date:
[c.1996]

Description:

Original oil painting for a half-page illustration appearing in his illustrated edition of Peter Roop's The Buffalo Jump. Oil on linen, matted and framed. Frame: 21x27", image:11x17". 

 

Painting signed by Farnsworth at the bottom. Included is a copy of the book.

 

Bill Farnsworth is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida, and member of the Society of Illustrators and The Air Force Art Program. His clients include Tennis Magazine, Reader's Digest, Harcourt Brace, Bantam Doubleday Dell, and Simon & Schuster. For Buffalo Jump, Mr. Farnsworth traveled to Browning, Montana, the heart of Blackfeet Reservation, going to the Plains Indians Museum there, the Head Smashed-In Buffalo Jump Interpretive Center in Alberta, and the Museum of Natural History. He currently resides in Venice, Florida with his family.

 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit of light wear to frame; painting not examined outside of frame; appears fine.


 
Item number:
300859
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