Publication: University of Oklahoma Press, 1983, Norman
First Edition. Simulated leather. xix-418pp., Profusely illustrated. Maps. An excellent study of the early artists efforts to capture the grandeur of the newly encountered Rocky Mountains and the many new discoveries that resulted from the exploration and settlement of the American West. The many works presented here include those of such well-known artists as: Karl Bodmer, Alfred Jacob Miller, Edward Kern, Richard H. Kern, John Mix Stanley, Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Moran, George Caleb Bingham, George Catlin, Seth Eastman, Charles M. Russell, and Frederic Remington. Near fine in lightly rubbed dust jacket.
Inventory Number: 48259