The colorful and intriguing pages of this book present a splendid showcase of paintings from some of the world's most interesting artists. Historical anecdotes and the artists' inspirations convey the emotions of America's westward journey.Selected from the work of over 400 contemporary professional artists, these accurate and sensitively rendered paintings represent an adventure and voyage of discovery in art. International and American artists, with backgrounds as varied as cowboys and guides, mountain men, war veterans, ...

The Art of the American West 1999, Rockport Publishers

ISBN-13: 9781564964731