Robert Lindneux

Robert Lindneux, (sounds like “Lin-new”) was an American Western Artist , born in 1871 and died in 1970. Trained in Germany and Paris his passion was the American West. Often referred to as the “Historian of the West” he did extensive research into the events and subjects that he portrayed.

The descendants of Robert Lindneux have created this website as a foundation for sharing and preserving Lindneux’s extensive archive including his art, memoir, correspondence, scrapbooks, photos and memorabilia. This archive captures the many significant transformations in history and culture that occurred during Lindneux’s long life as well as images of the old American West that Lindneux loved and hoped to preserve.