A hard day's work ends 'round the chuckwagon

In 1904, artist N.C. Wyeth lived a western adventure in Colorado when he worked alongside real cowboys on a round-up. These works came out of that trip: from first learning to stay atop a bucking horse, to roping and driving cattle, to the greatly-appreciated evening meal prepared by "cookie" at the chuckwagon. Wyeth published a story and illustrations made from these paintings in 1906.
Curated by Nancy McClure

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This gallery has 7 objects

"Bucking" by N.C. Wyeth - a bit of an experienced "dude" when he arrived in Colorado for a first-hand experience on a cattle round-up/
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"Above the Sea of Round, Shiny Backs the Thin Loops Swirled and Shot into Volumes of Dust" by N.C. Wyeth
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"Rounding Up" by N.C. Wyeth
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"Cutting Out" by N.C. Wyeth
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"The Wild Spectacular Race for Dinner" by N.C. Wyeth
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"The Lee of the Grubwagon" by N.C. Wyeth
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Good "cookies" could prepare a feast with a Dutch oven.
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