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    Charles Marion Russell (American, 1864-1926)
    Scouting Party, 1898
    Watercolor and pencil on paper
    10 x 14 inches (25.4 x 35.6 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower left: CM Russell / 1898

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection;
    Private collection, Savoy, Illinois, by descent.

    This lot will be included in the C.M. Russell Catalogue Raisonné, as "Untitled," no. CR.NE.841.


    "...The true American. They have almost gon [sic] but will never be
    forgotten. The history of how they faught [sic] for their count[r]y is written in blood, a stain that time cannot grinde [sic] out. Their God was the sun. Their church all out doors. Their only book was nature and they knew all its pages."
    -Charles M. Russell (in a letter to a letter to Joe Scheuerle, circa 1916)
    (Good Medicine. pp. xi, 127)


    More information about Charles Marion Russell, also known as Russell, Charles Marion, Russell, Charles.



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    Auction Dates
    November, 2021
    5th Friday
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