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Frederic Remington: Paintings
Frederic Sackrider Remington was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the Old American West, specifically concentrating on the last quarter of the... More > 19th-century American West and images of cowboys, American Indians, and the U. S. Cavalry.His style was naturalistic, sometimes impressionistic, and usually veered away from the ethnographic realism of earlier Western artists such as George Catlin. His focus was firmly on the people and animals of the West, with landscape usually of secondary importance, unlike the members and descendants of the Hudson River School, such as Frederic Edwin Church, Albert Bierstadt, and Thomas Moran, who glorified the vastness of the West and the dominance of nature over man. The galloping horse became Remington’s signature subject, copied and interpreted by many Western artists who followed him. He was an effective publicist and promoter of his art.< Less
Pony Tracks Written and Illustrated by Frederic Remingtonใ
HARPER & BROTHERS PUBLISHERS
Copyright, 1895, by HARPER & BROTHERS.
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RODE THE PONIES THAT MADE THE TRACKS
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Ranch Life and the Hunting-Trail
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Ranch Life and the Hunting-Trail by Theodore Roosevelt. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. CONTENTS: The Cattle Country of the Far West -- Out on the Range -- The Home Ranch -- The Round-Up -- Winter... More > Weather -- Frontier Types -- Red and White on the Border -- Sheriff's Work on a Ranch -- The Ranchmman's Rifle on Crag and Prairie -- The Wapiti, or Round-Horned Elk -- The Big-Horn Sheep -- The Game of the High Peaks : The White Goat.< Less