Striking depiction of prolific actor Jeff Chandler in one of his many Western roles, here likely as Cochise in “The Battle at Apache Pass” (1952). Mythic, in a cloud, his warriors following, all set against an orange sky, signaling what, exactly? Blood, perhaps; fire, maybe — or is it merely the color of the battle canyon wall?
Gouache on board. 13″w x 16″h with frame, image is 9″x x 12″h.