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Catalog Number 2000.003.001
Object Name Painting
Artist Hampton, John Wade
Title 1881-Gunfight At The O.K. Corral/The First Six Seconds
Date 1997
Medium oil on canvas
Description Gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

Tombstone, Arizona's famous shootout took about thirty seconds and resulted in three men killed, three wounded, and three who ran away. Only Wyatt Earp walked away without a scratch.

"Johnny" Hampton was an Easterner who loved the history of the Wild West. He started his art career as a comic strip artist but developed into a top painter of frontier scene. He lived most of his life in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The actual shootout took about thirty seconds and resulted in three men killed, three men wounded, and three who ran away. The only one let standing untouched was Wyatt Earp.
Dimensions H-43 W-59.5 inches
Height (in) 43
Width (in) 59.5
Dimension Details 32 (h) x 48 (w) unframed
Imagefile 001\2000.003.001.JPG