John A. Ruthven (American, Cincinnati, Ohio born 1924)
Bobwhite Quail, late 20th century
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed by hand and in print to the lower right
Numbered 855 out of 1000
Ruthven studied at the Cincinnati Art Academy and the Jack Storey Central Academy of Commercial Art. After graduating, he 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.
- slight toning to paper.
- measurement of frame; visible image measures 22" W x 18.75" H.