Simply Beautiful painting …
Ernest Chiriacka (American, 1913 - 2010) - “The Western Debutante”
Chiriacka began his career as a pulp artist and illustrator, later in the 50‘s getting great recognition for his Esquire calendar pinups.
In the beginning of the 70’s, and with the event of Wounded Knee, Ernest Chiriacka devoted his talents to portraying various aspects of his great love -The American West. Sympathizing with the Native Americans, his paintings are an accurate depiction of life on the plains.