This cast bronze sculpture depicts a cowboy riding a horse. A "bronco" is a horse likely to buck, often because it has not been ridden before. Rodeos events evolved from cowboys demonstrating their skills in riding "bucking broncos" and taming them through familiarizing them to riders.


  • Title: The Bronco Buster
  • Creator: Frederic Remington
  • Date Created: 1895
  • Location Created: United States of America
  • Physical Dimensions: 22 1/2 x 20 in; 57.2 x 50.8 cm
  • External Link: Grohmann Museum
  • Medium: Cast bronze
  • Depicted Location: Wild West

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