Landscape Painters, National Parks, and the American West in Art

The U.S. National Parks are natural and man-made monuments legally set aside for protection and public enjoyment. Yellowstone became the first National Park in 1872, while the park system as a whole began in 1916. Through their images of the American West, artists helped draw public support for conserving these beautiful places. American Artists Out … Continue reading Landscape Painters, National Parks, and the American West in Art