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Last NameHorsfall    
Given NameRobert Bruce    
alt. NamesR. B. H. ; Bruce Horsfall / R. Bruce Horsfall ;    
MarriageCarra Elizabeth Huntting in 1871    
ChildrenRobert Bruce Horsfall Jr. (born 1908)    
Year born1868 or 1869 in Clinton, Iowa    
Year died1948    
Place of deathWashington, D.C.    
Father's occupation7th child of John Horsfall and Anne Battersby    
Relativesbrother Emil, artist    
Educationart w.JM Stich in Clinton 1882, LS Lutz & Thomas S Noble in Cincinnati & Art Academy 1886; Friedrich Fehr & Carl Marr at Munich Acad; Nicholas Gysis    
Country of ActivityUnited States of America    
Worked forAlice E Ball: Year Birds 1912; Amer Land Birds 1936; Birds California 1912; Harry B Nehls: Familiar Birds Northwest; History Land Mammals Western Hemisphere; Frank M Chapman: Warblers 1907; Carra E Horsfall, Nature Mag 1928; TG Pearson/Brimley: Birds N.Carolina 1942; FA Lucas: Animals Past 1901    
PatronageRutgers University Geological Museum; American Museum of Natural History & New York, Peabody Museum of Natural History, ...    
CollaboratorsRex Brasher; artists: CR Knight, JM Gleeson, Roger Tory Peterson, Louis Agassiz Fuertes    
Techniquespaleontological;, ornithological and zoological drawing, watercoloring, and painting ; museum background murals, dioramas    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Oporornis_tolmieiMFEMP19CB.jpg ; http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Robert_Bruce_Horsfall    
Archival sourcesCornell University Lab of Ornithology Gallery of Bird and Wildlife Art in in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Bruce_Horsfall    
Published sourcesPhilip Cole & R. Truxe: RBH: American Natural Science Illustrator 1974; Nissen 1969/78 # 4758 ; Langer 1978: 375 ;    
otherFrank M. Chapman: Warblers 1907 ; Carra E. Horsfall, Nature Mag 1928 ; T. G. Pearson & Brimley: Birds North Carolina (1942) ; see also http://www.kellscraft.com/horsfallbio.html ;    

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