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Charles Marion Russell

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A.k.a.:  C M Russell.   1670 auction records.   4 upcoming.  
Charles Marion Russell (1864 - 1926) was active/lived in Montana, California, Missouri.  Charles Russell is known for Indian-frontier genre painting, sculpture.

Biography photo for Charles Marion Russell Born in St. Louis, Charles Russell became a legendary painter and sculptor of frontier activities of the American West.  Unlike his well-known counterpart, Frederic Remington, he preferred to paint the Indian and the Cowboys rather than the cavalry men.

He was fascinated with western life from an early age when he had heard stories of Indian fighting about his great uncle, Will Bent. Russell's earliest paintings were of war bonneted Indians on horseback.  Not interested in school, he left home for Helena, Montana, at the suggestion of his father, who paid his son's way after the youth turned 16. The father thought that rough and tough realities of the West would shake romantic notions of it out of the boy's head.  But instead, Russell fell totally in love with the environment.

He got a job as a night wrangler, and had the days free for observation and painting. He spent seven years working at cowboy jobs and carried his watercolors in his bedroll and also   ...  [Displaying 1000 of 27451 characters.]  Artist bio

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.  There are 24 similar (related) artists for Charles Marion Russell available:    Frederic Remington,  Frank Tenney Johnson,  Joseph Henry Sharp,  Eanger Irving Couse,  Olaf Carl Wieghorst,  Oscar Berninghaus,  Olaf Carl Seltzer,  Edward Borein,  Maynard Dixon,  William Leigh,  Thomas Moran,  Carl Clemens Moritz Rungius,  Ernest Martin Hennings,  Albert Bierstadt,  William "Bill" Gollings,  Bert Geer Phillips,  Henry Francois Farny,  Walter Ufer,  Edgar Alwin Payne,  W Herbert (Buck) Dunton,  Nicolai Fechin,  Nick Eggenhofer,  Victor Higgins,  Leon Gaspard

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Bested SOLD $1,400,000
Charles Marion Russell
Montana Trails Gallery, Inc
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Montana Trails Gallery, Inc is offering an artwork for sale by Charles Marion Russell.
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Price:  Please Contact Dealer
Title:  Bested SOLD $1,400,000
Type:  Painting
Medium:  Oil
Ground:  Canvas
Style:  Realist
Subject:  Western/Indian
Signature:  Lower Left
Size:  23.00" x 35.00"
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