Object Detail


Maker and Role
Edmund Osthaus (b.1858, d.1928), Artist
Date
1908
Object Type
Media
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions
15 3/8 x 21 1/2" (39.1 x 54.6cm)
Description
DuPont Advertising Artwork: One in a series of thirteen hunting dog paintings depicting National Field Trial Championship Winners from 1896-1910. Used to promote DuPont gunpowder for hunting, they were reproduced on envelope covers, calendars, postcards and lithographs for customers.

A postcard set including all thirteen and titled "The Champions Series" was produced in 1916. "Joe Cumming" was also depicted on the 1908 and 1936 DuPont calendars.
Collection
DuPont Museum Collection
Object No
54.1.320a,b
Currently on Display
No
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