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Vance Kirkland

Snowy Owl

Snowy Owl

Year
1943

Artist
Vance Kirkland (1904–1981, American)

Media
watercolor on paper

Dimensions
22 1/2 x 31 inches

I. Designed Realism. This was done at the Denver Museum of Natural History (now Denver Museum of Nature & Science) as a demonstration for Kirkland's students who he took there for a class painting exercise. It is a dramatic example of how well Kirkland could paint realistically.

Not currently on view

Signature
Signed "Kirkland 1943" lower right corner

Credit Line
Collection Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art

Accession Number
VK1943.01

Other I. Designed Realism works