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    LONE WOLF (American 1882-1970)
    Sunset
    Oil on canvas
    20in. x 24in.
    Signed lower left

    An American Indian raised on the Blackfoot reservation in Montana, Lone Wolf is famous for his western-themed paintings in the style of Remington and Russell. In his youth, he was discovered by Thomas Moran who encouraged the boy's talent. He formally studied in California and Chicago before traveling and painting across the Southwest. The subject of Sunset was one of artist's favorite themes: one or two Indians on horseback, pausing to look out over an expansive scene.

    Provenance: John W. Hanford, descendent of the artist, TX and NM
    Rainone Galleries, Arlington, TX
    acquired from the above by the present owner



    Condition Report*: Very good condition; canvas has been reinforced with lining; lightly retouched in some areas of sky.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2006
    3rd-4th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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