(1918 - 1999)
Rogers Aston was active/lived in New Mexico. Rogers Aston is known for life-size western figure sculpture.
Biography Rogers Aston
"West of Beyond: The Rogers and Mary Ellen Aston Collection of the American West"
Donated by Rogers Aston, The Aston Collection of the American West is one of the most popular and historically significant aspects of the Roswell Museum and Art Center’s holdings. An independent oil producer, rancher, sculptor, and philanthropist, Aston developed a keen interest in the West during time spent on his family’s various ranches.
When nearly forty, Aston began casting bronzes, using his collection as prop material for the creation of sculptures portraying poignant moments in the history of the American West. Noted western artist Tom Lovell, a mentor to Aston, commented, “Devotion to detail and fidelity to character are his hallmarks.
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