Remington did few major paintings that did not include human figures. Anticipation rather than action creates the tension among the bulls. Collier's Weekly editors were unmoved by the painting, which was rejected for reproduction.


  • Title: The Moaning of the Bulls
  • Creator: Frederic Remington
  • Date: 1907
  • Date Created: 1907
  • Physical Dimensions: 27 x 40"
  • Painter, Sculptor and Illustrator: Frederic Remington
  • Provenance: Frederic Remington Art Museum, Museum acquisition, 1965; Ex-collection: McCaughen and Burr, Inc., St. Louis, MO
  • Type: Painting
  • Medium: Oil on canvas

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