John A. Ruthven (American, Cincinnati, Ohio, born 1924)
Canada Geese, 1975
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed to the lower right and signed in plate
Published by Wildlife Internationale Inc.
Includes sheet with print information
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.
- toning; edge discoloration and wear.