Frederic Sackrider Remington (October 4, 1861 - December 26, 1909) was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the Old American West, specifically concentrating on the last quarter of the 19th century American West and images of cowboys, American Indians, and the U.S. Cavalry.

Remington was born in Canton, New York in 1861 to Seth Pierrepont Remington and Clarissa Bascom Sackrider, whose family owned hardware stores and emigrated from Alsace-Lorraine in the early 1700's. Remington's father was a colonel in the Civil War whose family arrived in the United States from England in 1637. He was a newspaper editor and postmaster, and the family was active in local politics and staunchly Republican. One of Remington's great grandfathers, Samuel Bascom, was a saddle maker by trade, and the Remingtons were fine horsemen. Frederic Remington was related by family bloodlines to Indian portrait artist George Catlin and cowboy sculptor Earl W. Bascom.


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Cavalry in an Arizona Sandstorm - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Cavalry in an Arizona Sandstorm
A Cavalryman's Breakfast on the Plains - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
A Cavalryman's Breakfast on the Plains
The Parley - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
The Parley
On the Northwest Coast - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
On the Northwest Coast
Scream of Shrapnel at San Juan Hill, Cuba - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Scream of Shrapnel at San Juan Hill, Cuba
The Stampede - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
The Stampede
Mexican Army Drum Corps - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Mexican Army Drum Corps
An Assault On His Dignity - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
An Assault On His Dignity
Soldiering in the Southwest-The Rescue of Corporal... - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Soldiering in the Southwest-The Rescue of Corporal...
Field Drill for the Prussian Infantry - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Field Drill for the Prussian Infantry
Cow Pony - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Cow Pony
Fox Terriers Fighting a Badger - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Fox Terriers Fighting a Badger

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