The Hungry Hunters, n.d.
Joe Beeler (American, born 1931)
oil on canvas, 21 x 30 in. (53.3 x 76.2 cm) (image)
Gift of John A. and Margaret Hill in memory of Maurice N. Mikesell, 1977
Joe Beeler was raised in Oklahoma and Missouri, received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Kansas State Teachers College, and continued his studies at the Art Center School in Los Angeles. His paintings and bronze work focused on contemporary western themes. Beeler was one of the founding members of the Cowboy Artists of America.