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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New Artist

Darren Grant

Darren Grant (b. 1967)

Darren studied the mid-19th century American landscape artists such as Frederic Church, Thomas Cole, and Albert Bierstadt, known as The Hudson River School. Darren draws the legacies of those artists into his own innate style to create stunning oil paintings.
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Featured Artist

Albert Bierstadt

Albert Beirstadt (1830-1902)

Albert Bierstadt’s last great painting was a grand-manner allegorical canvas recounting the impending demise of the two prime symbols of the American West, the buffalo and the Plains Indian tribes. It is titled The Last of the Buffalo (1889). Our vintage hand-colored photogravure is available and can be seen at the gallery.
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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.