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Catalog Number 2000.021.002
Object Name Drawing
Artist Ballantyne, Carrie L.
Title Barak, Young Buckaroo
Date 2000
Medium colored pencil on paper
Description Portrait of a young cowboy wearing a baggy shirt with snaps, a flat-brimmed hat, and a scarf around his neck; has a suede mat.

Modern day cowboys who ride for ranches in northern Idaho and surrounding states are called "buckaroos". They are identified by a distinct style of western dress. This youngster appears to have an attitude as well.


Carrie Ballantyne grew up in California with a love of horses and ranch life. She worked on the Padlock ranch in Montana. Today she and her family live in Parkman, Wyoming where she draws portraits with colored pencils.
Dimensions H-26 W-22.12 D-1.5 inches
Height (in) 26
Width (in) 22.12
Depth (in) 1.5
Dimension Details 15.37 (h) x 11.62 (w) unframed
Imagefile 001\2000.021.002.JPG