Into The Pens

Into The Pens, oil painting of cowboys herding cattle into pens, by Texas artist Herman Walker

In the fall, everything on roundup moves at a faster pace.
The brisk weather makes every animal more sensitive and temperamental.
The dry fall dust boils, everything moves at a faster pace.
The trick is controlling the flow into the pens where all can quieten down a little.

Oil, 20″x30″ . (click image to enlarge)