John Ruthven Offset Lithograph "New York State Bluebird," Late 20th Century
John A. Ruthven (Cincinnati, Ohio, 1924-2020)
New York State Bluebird, late 20th century
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed to the lower right
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.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- wear to edges of frame; toning to paper; mat burn to paper.
- measures frame; image measures 14" W x 21" H.