In This Issue
Gray's Sporting Journal
U.S. Travel Directory – Alaska & Non-Contiguous U.S.
U.S. Travel Directory – Eastern US
U.S. Travel Directory – Western US
International Travel Directory
In This Issue
Subscribe or Find
New Gift Subscription
Manage My Subscription
Peter Hofer’s Jaguar Double in .500 Nitro Express
Peter Hofer’s “Jaguar” Double in .500 Nitro Express
In 1984, a handsome French professional hunter invited me to a remote town on the…
"Three Mallards" by Roy Mason
The Roy Mason Effect on Sporting Art
It feels wonderful to be washed over by Enlightenment, when the pieces of a kaleidoscopic…
Elephants by Kuhnert (c. 1917), NMWA.
On Safari with Wilhelm Kuhnert in Middleburg, Virginia
If only I had known that, in the dead of winter 2018/2019, there was a…
Elk, Near Fremont Peak (1903)
Carl Rungius, One of the “Big Four,” at the NSLM, Middleburg, Virginia
More than a dozen years ago, I was on the trail of the German-born American…
Roy Martell Mason (1886–1972)
The Ever-Disappearing Roy M. Mason
I can think of no sadder words for an artist, whether living or dead, in…
Shah Jahan introduced wearing green as camouflage.
Shikar: Royal Hunts of the Mughal Empire. In Miniature
Copenhagen is home to several wonderful smaller museums that started as the private collections of…
Portrait of Col. William F. Cody (1889), by Rosa Bonheur
When Rosa Bonheur Met Buffalo Bill
That Picasso and Matisse knew each other, were even friends and often rivals, seems plausible…
By John James Audubon (1785–1851)
Five Babes, Five Birds
While my husband recalls his many years hunting lions and buffalo as a professional hunter…
This 14th c. manuscript shows a galleon as a banquet table centerpiece for kings.
Renaissance Robotic Art – A Mechanical Galleon and Clock
It’s likely my fascination with “automata,” or automatons, dates back to a New York City…
On Shed – As We Remember Them in the Last Days of Steam.
David Shepherd: And There Were Also Trains
Artist David Shepherd (1931–2017) once said that he was attracted to all things “jumbo,” from…
Winter of '43, Somewhere in England
David Shepherd: Before Elephants, There Were Aircraft
David Shepherd’s is a well-rehearsed life in its telling. The same tales oft repeated and…
Horse Surprised by a Lion, ca. 1850
Barye Bronzes to Visit the NSL&M in Middleburg, Virginia
by Brooke Chilvers I wish I could say the larger-than-life lions in front of Manhattan’s…
Next Page »
Need more Gray's?
Sign up for our newsletter
and receive more of the sporting lifestyle you love.
Gray's Sporting Properties
Cannon River Ranch
This is a trout property you thought no longer existed, with 7 MILES of National…