John Buxton painting

American Heritage

9" x 19" oil



Painting information:


This poignant painting relates that moment when it is time to teach your son the proper use of a fire arm. The boy is proud and excited to finally be old enough and will soon know the deadly serious responsibility bestowed upon him.


This image was used for the 2003 History Meets the Arts show poster.


Reproductions of this painting were produced.

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Painting photography by Alexander Patho Photography