There was a great mistrust on both sides of the westward movers and the local Indians in the completion of manifest destiny. This painting gives us a look at some of the details of what may or may not be an auspicious beginning. As in all Russell work, there is a question that must remain unanswered save for in the mind of the viewer. The travelers are not in their element. What is the cost of this trespass?
$30.00 – $95.00
13.25 x 20 inches, 13.5 x 20 inches