John A. Ruthven Offset Lithograph "Shawnee," Late 20th Century
John A. Ruthven (Cincinnati, Ohio, 1924 – 2020)
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed in plate
Plate 1 from the Patriot series
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
- water staining to lower edge of mat; discoloration/darkening to print.
- measures frame; image measures 20.0" W x 12.5" H.