John Ruthven (American, Ohio/Kentucky, born 1924)
Misty Morning, 1986
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed to lower left margin
Numbered 32 of 50 artist proofs
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 curling to sheet from rolled storage; light handling wear.
- measures sheet.