John A. Ruthven Offset Lithograph "Blue Jacket - War Chief of the Shawnees"
John A. Ruthven (Cincinnati, Ohio, 1924 – 2020)
Blue Jacket – War Chief of the Shawnees, circa 1979
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed to lower right
Personal dedication inscribed to lower right
John Aldrich Ruthven studied at the Art Academy of Cincinnati and the Jack Storey Central Academy of Commercial Art. After graduating, Ruthven opened a commercial studio and started painting the realistic wildlife portraits he is known for today. Ruthven was a member of the Outdoor Writers Association, the Cincinnati Art Club and Art Director’s Club, the Cincinnati Artist’s Guild, and the National Audubon Society.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- minor toning and mat burn to sheet.
- measures frame; image measures 13.5" W x 17.5" H