(Loading the White Mule) by Howard E. Smith

(Loading the White Mule) by Howard E. Smith

(Loading the White Mule)

Howard E. Smith

Title

(Loading the White Mule)

 
Artist
Year
c. 1945  
Technique
lithograph 
Image Size
12 x 14" image 
Signature
pencil lower right 
Edition Size
not stated; perhaps 25 
Annotations
 
Reference
 
Paper
antique-white Warren's Oldestyle wove 
State
 
Publisher
 
Inventory ID
ROCA106 
Price
$300.00 
Description
Howard E. Smith is known for his American genre paintings, many of which were done for Harper's Magazine. After moving to Carmel, California in the 1940's he began focusing on horse and western subjects and working in lithography, most of which were done in small editions. In this large lithograph 2 cowboys setting out to the wilderness struggle with a white mule, which is intent on not having a larger load than it already has. regionalist