On the Southern Plains

Artist: Frederic Remington (American, Canton, New York 1861–1909 Ridgefield, Connecticut)

Date: 1907

Medium: Oil on canvas

Dimensions: 30 1/8 x 51 1/8in. (76.5 x 129.9cm)

Classification: Paintings

Credit Line: Gift of Several Gentlemen, 1911

Accession Number: 11.192


The American soldier in the West was one of Remington's favorite heroic themes. On the Southern Plains