In the old west, his horse and saddle were a cowboy’s most valuable possession. A good horse was companion, livelihood, and often his savior.
Horse stealing was a hanging offense. These trackers are following the trail left by horse thieves. When found, amost were, the thieves might be taken to the nearest sheriff, but many faced “frontier justice: in the form of a rope.
24” x 30” original oil painting by Roy Lee Ward. Beautifully framed in a gold wood frame. Ready to hang.