Year Completed: 1999 Material: Bronze Owner: City of St. Louis
About the artist:
T. D. Kelsey
Kelsey specializes in bronze sculptures of wildlife and western subjects. He was raised on a ranch in Bozeman, Montana, and rodeoed for several years during his youth. He then worked as a commercial pilot for United Airlines before resigning in 1979 to devote himself fully to his art. He has visited every continent except Antarctica, and is known for his intense, impressionistic sculptures. He is a member of both the Cowboy Artists of America and the National Sculpture Society.