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This is a limited edition bronze sculpture by renown artist Frederic Remington. The piece portrays a man from the mountains on his horse descending a steep, rocky slope. Remmington said that his subject was an Iroquois trapper who road with Rocky Mountain fur companies.
  • Artist: Frederic Sackrider Remington
  • Title: "Mountain Man"
  • Medium: Bronze, lost wax method, on a green marble base with brass title and name plaque
  • Size: 10" x 12" x 28"
  • Signed: By the artist in the casting
  • Edition size: Limited to 500
  • Certificate of Authenticity provided by Clark Foundry
  • Condition: Excellent
    This mountain man was part of the rugged frontier landscape that disappeared all too quickly. It is very fortunate that Remington was there to capture the spirit of this rugged individual, and preserve it all in such a captivating work of art.

    BiographyFrederic Remington (1861-1910) studied at the Yale School of Art, and trained mostly as an illustrator. It was for health reasons that he went West, and later served as a war correspondent during the Spanish American War. He later worked as a magazine illustrator, and began devoting himself to the expanding Western frontier. With a body of work that includes drawings, paintings, and bronze sculpture, Remington has come to be respected as the foremost artist of the American West.

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    $450.00

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    Frederic Remington Bronze Mountain Man Sculpture Art

    Auction ended on Thu, Apr 16, 2009
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    Estimate $900 - $1,385
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