They're Still Running

Ralph "Gus" Kniffin

They're Still Running, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Kniffin drawing
Savvy Price $850.00
Gallery Price $1,100.00
They're Still Running
Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
Ink and colored pencil on paper
Image size
10 1/2" height X 7 1/2" width
Archival window mat, black finished lip, regular glass and mahogany wood molding
Frame size
19 1/4" height X 16 1/4" width
"Ralph 'Gus' Kniffin 12-80" at viewer's lower left in ink
Date of creation
Excellent, as appeared framed, glazed
AP Fenderson collection
About The They're Still Running
About Ralph "Gus" Kniffin

(Born 1946-2013) Apache/ Shoshone American Indian) A member of the San Carlos tribe, Kniffin was a painter who studied at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, New Mexico and specifically with Allan Houser, Charles Loloma and Fritz Scholder.

Kniffin won first place, a special award and two honorable mentions for his pen and ink drawings at the annual Scottsdale National in 1976.  He also won first prize and honorable mention at the Heard Annual Art Show in Phoenix (1976).  Kniffin was represented in Phoenix, Arizona by Gallery Three.  

He had been cited in Who's Who in American Art.

Other Works By Ralph "Gus" Kniffin:
  • Nature Surrounds Her, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • They Saw Man for the First Time, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Untitled  Strident Song, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Second Time, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Call Me Back, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin

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