Mike Kimball
Courting the Queen of the Oro Grande
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Courting the Queen of the Oro Grande
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In the late 1800s, courtship in the frontier West of the New Mexico Territory was marked by a blend of ruggedness and chivalry.
Cowboys, often away for extended periods, would court women with a mix of respect and practicality.
They might share tales of their adventures tending to cattle.
Small, thoughtful gestures, like a hand-picked wildflower or assistance with daily chores, spoke volumes. While words were often sparing, actions and shared experiences forged deep bonds.
Courtship in the frontier West was a dance of resilience and tenderness, reflecting the unique spirit of the untamed land and the heart of its people.

This item is a professionally printed Giclée print of the digital artwork of Mike Kimball. It features an image size of 5” x 7” on a 280 gram textured matte paper stock, in a white 8” x 10” acid free matt and backing board, packaged in a clear acetate sleeve, with the title and informational label on the back.

This same image is also available in an 8” x 10” size packaged with an 11” x 14” matt  and backing board as a special order for $60.
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