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Object Name Painting
Title Snowy Owl
Catalog Number 94.119.2 A-B
Description The watercolor entitled "Snowy Owl" is a nature study of a snowy owl. The owl is shown perched on the limb of a pine tree. His body is shown more or less in profile, but his head is turned toward the viewer. The artist's card on the back reads, "Denniel Studio and Gallery, 220 S. Country Club, Muncie, IN."

The wooden frame has a "roughed up" antiqued finish in tones of brown and grey. The sides of the frame are more of a yellowish beige. The watercolor has a brown and navy double mat and is covered by glass. The frame has a black paper backing.

A - watercolor, B - frame
Year Range from 1990
Year Range to 1994
Artist Vollmar, Dorothy
Material watercolors/paper/wood/mat board/glass
Provenance Edmund F. Ball visited the artist's booth at the 1994 Minnetrista Arts Festival and liked her artwork. He donated money to the Minnetrista Cultural Center acquisition fund so that a painting could be purchased for the permanent collection.
Dimensions H-18.75 W-12.75 inches
Dimension Details Frame height: 26.75 in
Frame width: 20.75 in
Frame depth: 1.625 in
People Vollmar, Dorothy
Search Terms Muncie
Delaware County
Subjects Watercolors
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