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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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Government Scouts-Moonlight - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Government Scouts-Moonlight
The Advance Guard - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
The Advance Guard
Hostiles Watching the column - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Hostiles Watching the column
A Mounted Infantryman - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
A Mounted Infantryman
Fighting over a stolen herd - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Fighting over a stolen herd
A Captain of Infantry in Field Rig - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
A Captain of Infantry in Field Rig
An Ox Train in the Mountains - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
An Ox Train in the Mountains
Blackfoot indian chief - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Blackfoot indian chief
The Hunters' Supper - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
The Hunters' Supper
Hunting a Beaver Stream - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Hunting a Beaver Stream
U.S. Dragoon - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
U.S. Dragoon
Thunder-Fighters Scaring off a Stormcloud - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Thunder-Fighters Scaring off a Stormcloud
Lieutenant James M. Watson, Tenth Cavalry - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Lieutenant James M. Watson, Tenth Cavalry
His Death Song - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
His Death Song
Supper in the Corral (aka Camp-fire Texas) - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Supper in the Corral (aka Camp-fire Texas)
Half-Breed Horse Thieves of the Northwest - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Half-Breed Horse Thieves of the Northwest
Sketches at the Circus of Troop 'A' - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Sketches at the Circus of Troop 'A'
Training Army Horses to Stand Fire 2 - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Training Army Horses to Stand Fire 2
In a Stampede - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
In a Stampede
Broncos and Timber Wolves - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Broncos and Timber Wolves
The American Tommy Atkins in a Montana Blizzard - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
The American Tommy Atkins in a Montana Blizzard
Snow Indian, or the Northwest Type - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
Snow Indian, or the Northwest Type
The Empty Saddle - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
The Empty Saddle
The Gold Bug - Frederic Remington - www.frederic-remington.org
The Gold Bug
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