An Enemy That Warns
1921, cast ca. 1922-1928
Cast by Roman Bronze Works
5 1/8 x 8 x 6 in.
10 estimated lifetime casts
On the vertical edge of the base, directly below the wolf's right front shoulder: C M Russell \ [skull] [Note: the skull is a stylized rendition, unlike CMR's]
Directly below the "C" of the artist's signature, engraved in the metal: 27
At the lower edge of the base, directly below the right side of the wolf's head and the right horn of the buffalo skull, in small capital letters: ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N.Y.
Amon G. Carter Collection
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Amon G. Carter Collection
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