John Ruthven Offset Lithograph "Peregrine Falcon," 1974
John A. Ruthven (Cincinnati, Ohio, 1924 – 2020)
Peregrine Falcon, 1974
Offset lithograph on paper
Initialed to the lower left
From the artist’s Endangered Species suite
Published by the Diem & Wing Paper Company, Cincinnati, OH
Additional information on sheet to the verso
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
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- toning, foxing, and mat burn to print and paper; toning and foxing to matting; accretions present between artwork, matting, and the covering of frame; abrasions, scratches, scuffs, and accretions to frame; tears and handling wear to paper backing at the verso of frame.
- measurements of frame; visible image measures 8.25" W x 11.75" H.