Edward S. Curtis

Edward S. Curtis Grinding Medicine

Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952)

“In Mr. Curtis we have both an artist and a trained observer, whose pictures are pictures, not merely photographs; whose work has far more than mere accuracy, because it is truthful. Mr. Curtis in publishing this book is rendering a real and great service.” ~Theodore Roosevelt
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Featured Piece

Barbara Van Cleve, Cow Country

Barbara Van Cleve

Ranch work also began early for Barbara. Barely six, she could be found helping at the corrals or sitting astride a horse. Ever since she has been documenting the “true grit” and romantic beauty of her experiences on the ranch and on other ranches in the West.
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Featured Artist

Sally Maxwell, Where’d He Go?

Sally Maxwell (b. 1946)

We would like to introduce Sally Maxwell who is a new artist to Valley Fine Art. Recognized as a pioneer in scratchboard, Sally was one of the first designated as a Master Scratchboard Artist by the International Society of Scratchboard Artists. She is a Signature member of the Society of Animal Artists and a Silver Signature member of Artists Changing Tomorrow.
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Notable Aspen Art Gallery

Valley Fine Art has long been a cornerstone of the western art scene. The lively gallery, located on Mill Street in the historic Wheeler Opera House in downtown Aspen, buzzes with browsers and buyers alike. An unpretentious and welcoming atmosphere at the gallery is its hallmark.

Artwork at Valley Fine Art

Valley Fine Art is highly regarded for carrying noteworthy and interesting western artwork and artists. The well-rounded collection enables clients to select from the gallery’s sculpture, painting, photography, old pawn jewelry, and custom-made furniture.

The incomparable collection of masterworks by Edward Curtis sets Valley Fine Art apart from all other galleries in the west. Mia Valley has earned recognition as one of the foremost experts in the ethnographic work by Edward Curtis, and she and her staff are frequently called upon to act as authorities on Edward Curtis’s work.

Contact Valley Fine Art Today

Guests are sure to find that the congenial and welcoming atmosphere at Valley Fine Art is a breath of fresh Aspen air. Whether you are browsing or buying, conversation is fruitful and friendly. If you do not see what you are looking for, the experts at Valley Fine Art will source their well-established contacts to help you build your collection. Helping you discover the perfect piece for your space is top priority at Valley Fine Art.