Gunfight

c. 1916

Object

Artist

N.C. Wyeth, American, 1882-1945

Country

Object Info

Object: painting
Not currently on view
Object ID: 2001.443

Medium/Technique

Oil paint on canvas

Credit

William Sr. and Dorothy Harmsen Collection

More Info

Dimensions

image height: 33 1/2 in, 85.0900 cm; image width: 24 5/8 in, 62.5475 cm; frame height: 40 3/4 in, 103.5050 cm; frame width: 31 7/8 in, 80.9625 cm; frame depth: 1 1/8 in, 2.8575 cm

Department

Petrie Institute of Western American Art

Collection

Institute of Western American Art

Caption

N. C. Wyeth, Gunfight, about 1916. Oil on canvas; 33 ½ x 24 5/8 in.
William Sr. and Dorothy Harmsen Collection, 2001.443

Inscription

Bottom right corner

Exhibition History

  • "One Hundred Western Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. William D. Harmsen"—Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, 10/6/1972 - 11/5/1972
  • "N.C.Wyeth's Wild West"—Brandywine River Museum, 9/8/1990 - 11/8/1990
  • "The Harmsen Collection of Western Art: Celebrating the Taos Influence"—Phippen Museum of Western Art, 4/22/1994 - 8/2/1994
  • "The Mythology of the American West"—Musee des beaux-arts, Rouen, 09/28/2007 - 01/07/2008
  • Musee des beaux-arts, Rennes, 02/16/2008 - 05/13/2008
  • Centre de la Vieille-Charite, Marseille, 06/06/2008 - 08/03/2008
  • “The Western: An Epic in Art and Film” — Denver Art Museum, 5/28/2017 – 9/9/2017
  • "Once Upon a Time...The Western: A New Frontier in Art and Film"—Montreal Museum of Fine Art: 10/9/2017 - 1/21/2018