(Pecos Mission View with Historical Timeline)

Roy Andersen

National Park Service, Centennial One Object Exhibit

National Park Service, Centennial One Object Exhibit

Known for meticulous attention to detail in his depictions of Western scenes and characters, artist Roy Andersen here presents a visual timeline of the indigenous and European cultures that crossed paths at the Pecos Pueblo in northern New Mexico. Andersen has produced numerous pieces for the National Park Service, including a group of murals for the E.E. Fogelson Visitor Center at Pecos National Historical Park.

Represented in timeline:
Pecos Mission Church

In foreground:
Domesticated wolf or hybrid dog Pueblo Indian
Conquistador (in background)-->[ [this figure is from a mural at the Pecos NHP Visitor Center] Friar
Pueblo woman, child w/ith pot Pueblo male
Trapper Mexican soldier Plains Indian
Santa Fe Trail caravan with /oxen Spanish man on burro
Spanish woman with water pot

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  • Title: (Pecos Mission View with Historical Timeline)
  • Creator: Roy Andersen
  • Contributor: Pecos National Historical Park
  • Park Website: Park Website
  • National Park Service Catalog Number: PECO 579
  • Measurements: L 91.0, W 61.0 cm
  • Material: Oil on canvas
  • Date: 1987