- Howard Terpning's respect for his subject matter evokes emotion both in his paintings and from those viewing them, have made him one of the most lauded painters of Western art. In his latest original, this "Storyteller of the Native American" has created a stunning vision of three Crow Indians as they begin to cross a river. "These three Crows are part of a war party in search of their enemy," Howard says. "Knowing how to find the ford in a river is a big advantage and this is a skill that comes naturally to these three plains Indians."This Terpning image is printed on textured canvas. This unique and valuable technique replicates the look and feel of a Terpning's original painting, including canvas texture and brushstrokes.
- The Artist
"Quite simply, Howard Terpning is one of the most lauded painters of Western art. His awards are so numerous and he is honored with them so often, that to list them would require changing the count every few months. To name three would be to cite the highest prizes awarded to Western art: countless awards from the Cowboy Artists of America, the Hubbard Art Award for Excellence, the National Academy of Western Art's Prix de West and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Gene Autry Museum.
Why such praise. Passion, compassion, devotion and respect for his subject matter, extraordinary talent in palette and brushstroke, an exceptional ability to evoke emotion both in his paintings and from those viewing them