Set Current Artist:

First Picture | Previous Picture | Next Picture | Last Picture

Fleeting Sun - Mountain Lion By Daniel Smith

By Daniel Smith

Fleeting Sun - Mountain Lion by Daniel Smith

North American cougars are now largely extinct in the Northeast United States but are still prevalent in parts of the West, notably Wyoming which has the largest North American population. A solitary, stalk-and-ambush predator, cougar favor deer, elk, bighorn sheep and the occasional domestic cattle.

Fleeting Sun is unusual for Daniel Smith in that the sunlight is hitting his subject perpendicularly, highlighting the silky, tawny coat against the cool shadows of gathering dusk in the cliffs.

Daniel Smith's paintings of wildlife, be it bear, moose, bison, crow or even otter, capture the complete essence of a species in a single moment, a brief pause in an otherwise very physical existence. Likewise viewing these paintings leaves us stilled, like hikers or mountaineers who round a bend and come unexpectedly upon the beauty and fierce intelligence of the animals who share our earth.

Fleeting Sun - Mountain Lion by Daniel Smith is available for sale as a signed and numbered limited edition of only 50 giclee' canvas's with a 16 x 24 image size priced at $595 unframed.

Order yours today. All artwork is professionally boxed and insured and guaranteed to arrive in mint condition. Dan Smith likes to paint big cats. I think that he is one of the best at showing the muscle tone and anatomy in his cougars and Mountain Lions in his paintings. All artwork has been hand signed by the artist.

Types Dimensions Edition Size Price Cart
Signed And Numbered Limited Edition Giclee' Canvas 16 x 24 Image Size 50 $595.00

To Order Call:

First Picture | Previous Picture | Next Picture | Last Picture