Welcome to the Art of
Southwestern, Western and Wildlife Art
In this high
tech world, Manuel Franco strives to keep the old
traditions alive. His subject matter as well as his use of mediums is diverse.
Although his subjects include Westerns,
Native American and Still
Life's, he increasingly concentrates on Southwestern
scenes. Manuel works in oil, pencil, pastel and bronze, but his first choice is
watercolor because this medium lends itself to the fine detail that he puts into his work.
Manuel S. Franco will be the
ARTIST OF THE MONTH (March 2017)
Dates: March 1st - March 31st
Reception/Lecture: Thursday, March 16, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM
You are invited to Meet the Artist
Place: THE MUSEUM of WESTERN ART
1550 Bandera Highway
Kerrville, Texas 79028
Ph: (830) 896-2553
VISIT our VIDEO GALLERY at :
"Motherhood of the Nations"
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"M. S. FRANCO (The Artist and His Angels)"
by Hugh F. Wynn
To order: Contact M.S. Franco Studio
View new art
"BUFFALO SPRINGS DIVISION - XIT RANCH"
Original acrylic on canvas, size 8' x 4'
Read about Manuel's father, Don Tello Franco
Don Tello Franco
As seen in Cowboys and Indians Magazine
Giclee Print 16" x 24"
"Eyes of Wisdom"
painting dedicated to my friend, Sculptor G.L. SANDERS
(1927 - 2007) and his
monumental bronze masterpiece, "PASSING OF
On June 3, 2005 the State of Tennessee presented to the people of the United States this monument erected in tribute to all her sons who fought on the Battlefield of Shiloh on April 6 & 7, 1862 during the Civil War.
Schedule of Events Contact Information About the Artist
Western Art Landscapes Wildlife Portraiture Native American Southwestern Recent Works
You can meet the artist at several shows during 2010.
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TRIBUTE TO MY FATHER
Don Tello Franco
1906 - 1990
"This a portrait of my father. His legacy is honest, hard work, and his example as a good father, good son, and good husband will remain in my heart forever. God be with you, my old man."
If you have any comments or questions, we would love to hear from you. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org Please include an email address or phone number so that we can answer your questions. Please note that all of Mr. Franco's art is signed M.S. Franco.