Carl Rungius

Marsh and Forest

oil on canvas
7.5x11 in.
$6,000 Cdn.

signed lower right

Estate of Clarence Tillenius, Manitoba;
Masters Gallery Ltd, Calgary;
Private collection, Calgary

Carl Clemens Moritz Rungius, 1869-1959, well-known wildlife and landscape painter, was born near Berlin, Germany. He attended the Berlin Art School in 1889, and later studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and School of Applied Arts in the same city. He developed an enthusiasm for big game during an…