Guns Of Happy Valley

Guns Of Happy Valley
acrylic on canvas
36 x 30 inches
Jim Sweazy, 2013

Watch out, Rio Kid! Somebody doesn't want to let just anyone use that watering hole!
The Rio Kid Westerns were a "single character" pulp western, so all stories in each issue were about the trouble and adventures the Rio Kid could get into....
The edges of this painting are gallery wrapped, using the image of the title spine and pages along the sides. At first glance it appears to be a very large copy of the magazine hanging on the wall.