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Coming Through the Rye

Grey background; also with a mauve background
On view

Coming Through the Rye

Artist: Frederic Remington (American, 1861 - 1909)

Date: 1902, cast c. 1907
Medium: cast bronze
Dimensions:
27 1/4 x 30 5/8 x 27 5/8 inches (69.2 x 77.8 x 70.2 cm)
Classification: Sculptures
Inscribed: No. (under base); Copyright by/ Frederic Remington (left side base)
Markings: Roman Bronze Works N.Y. 8 (back base)
Credit Line: Bequest of H.J. Lutcher Stark, 1965
Object number: 21.2.4
: 1965.1.482.
Label Text:Frederic Remington created iconic images of western types. He greatly admired the cowboy. In Coming Through the Rye and The Broncho Buster he portrayed the cowboy as the wild rider, high-spirited and brave. The cowboy also masters wildness by taming the broncho.
Provenance: (Edward Eberstadt & Sons, New York, New York); purchased November 8, 1957 by H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; bequeathed September 2, 1965 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to the Stark Museum of Art