Saturday, October 1, 2011

Western writer inspiration #5

Here is this week's omnibus of #westernwriter inspirations posted each day at twitter [click to enlarge]. If you are on twitter, you can follow me @rdscheer.

Cowboy boots, (CC) Cyril Mayer

A Bronc to Breakfast by Charles Russell, 1912

Zydeco cowboy, Geno Delafose, (CC) I, Sumori

Buffalo Bill's Wild West; poster, c1899

Cattle roundup, Great Falls, Montana, c1890

South Dakota cowboys branding cattle, 1888

Texas cowboy by Stanley L. Wood (1866-1928)

Image credits: Wikimedia Commons

Coming up: Overland Journeys in Early Western Fiction


  1. Great art... I really like the boots.

  2. Charles, Russell never lets you down.

    Jeff, thanks for dropping by.

  3. That Texas cowboy is going to rope the artist. Nice picture.