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Catalog Number 2000.014.001
Object Name Painting
Artist Riley, Kenneth
Title The Herd Watcher
Date 2000
Medium oil on masonite
Description Native American boy on a horse playing a flute.

This young brave is killing two birds with one stone. He is using the boring assignment of protecting the tribe's pony herd with improving his skills on the courting flute, which he hopes will benefit him later.

Raised in Kansas, Riley attended the Kansas City Art Institute and the New York City Art Students League. Ken Riley lives and paints in Tucson, Arizona. He has a national reputation as an outstanding commercial illustrator.
Dimensions H-40 W-50 inches
Height (in) 40
Width (in) 50
Dimension Details 30 (h) x 40 (w) unframed
Imagefile 001\2000.014.001.JPG