Getting the Bacon

2006-38-30.jpg

Title

Getting the Bacon

Subject

Animals in art
Bears

Description

Depiction of an adult bear holding a cub up in the air in the process of trying to grab a slab of bacon which is hanging from a tree branch. The adult bear looks back over its shoulder toward a log cabin, while a second cub tries to climb the tree.

Creator

Standing, William (1904-1951), Artist

Date

1950

Rights

Copyright restrictions applying to use or reproduction of this image (which may be protected by copyright law - Title 17 U.S. Code) are available from the Montana Historical Society Research Center.

Relation

Exhibit - It Started With a Promise
Adjusted Master and JPEGS preserved locally

Format

oil paint (paint)
canvas board

Type

oil painting (visual works)

Identifier

2006.38.30
CraneyCollection\2006-38-30

Original Format

Painting

Source

Montana Historical Society Museum Collection
E.E. "Boo" MacGilvra Auditorium