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The Spirit of Winter
  • Charles Marion Russell
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: Great Falls, Montana, United States ; active: United States
  • The Spirit of Winter, 1926
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 25.4 x 15.2 x 25.4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 10 x 6 x 10 in
  • Anonymous gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. W. P. Innes and Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Phillips
  • Not on display
  • 1974.0069

Sculpture of a human figure wrapped in a draping garment. Figure is surrounded by three wolves. There is one wolf behind the figure and two in front. One wolf at right has mouth open and right paw raised.