Tyler, Ron

Ron Tyler is the retired director of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art in Fort Worth, Texas, and formerly professor of history at the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Tyler has written widely on American Western art, including (ed.) Alfred Jacob Miller: Artist on the Oregon Trail (1982), Alfred Jacob Miller: Artist as Explorer (1999), Prints of the West (1994), Audubon’s Great National Work: The Royal Octavo Edition of The Birds of America (1993), and A New and Wider Field: Alfred Jacob Miller and the Rendezvous of 1837 (2019). Dr. Tyler lectures on American and Western American art and history.