The Toss(25 views)
Description: Born in Palisade, Colorado, a small western town where his father ran the newspaper, Fletcher Martin was a self-taught artist, best known for his painting of western subjects. He worked as a painter, muralist, and illustrator. This work is housed in a custom-made leather frame.
Provenance: Acquired by previous owner directly from the artist
Dimensions: 32 x 24 inches
Artist or Maker: Fletcher Martin
Exhibited: Binghamtom, New York, Roberson Museum and Science Center, Fletcher Martin: Thirty Year Retrospective Exhibition, September 22- November 13, 1968
Literature: H.L. Cook Jr., Fletcher Martin, New York, 1977, no. 118 (illustrated)
Medium: oil on canvas