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  If Catlin was the painter of the American Indians and Bierstadt the painter of the Rocky Mountains, the artist of the Western cowboys and settlers was RemingtonBorn in New York, the son of a wealthy publisher, Remington was a boxer and a football player at Yale UniversityBut as a boy he loved horses and fed on the journals of some famous writers

  At the age of nineteen, he left college to look for adventuresHe travelled from Montana to Texas as a prospector(勘探者)Remington had always been interested in journalismNow he began to write about and to paint and draw what he sawThe subject of the Winning of the West attracted the EastMagazines and newspapers were filled with account of prospectors' adventures and battles with cattle thieves and other outlawsall the tales that were then news and have become legends sinceThere were also stories by many other writersOften these were presented by drawings and paintings from Remington's hand, and he was a successful journalist just as he was a great artist

(1)

In his pictures, Remington often painted ________

[  ]

A.

the prospectors' stories

B.

mountains and rivers

C.

horse races

D.

American Indians

(2)

From the text, we can learn that Remington based his art on the ________

[  ]

A.

stories he had read in the newspaper

B.

things he had seen and experienced

C.

ideas he had learned at Yale University

D.

paintings he had copied from early settlers

(3)

During his youth, Remington ________

[  ]

A.

showed his gift as an artist

B.

was influenced by his father

C.

enjoyed sports and reading

D.

learned journalism at Yale University

(4)

The paragraphs before this passage most probably discussed ________

[  ]

A.

cowboys in American art history

B.

works of Catlin and Bierstadt

C.

the problem of Winning the West

D.

magazines about the West

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      If Catlin was the painter of the American Indians and Bierstadt the portrayer (painter) of the Rocky Mountains, the artist of the Western cowboys and settlers was Remington. Born in New York , the son of a wealthy publisher, Remington was a boxer and a football player at Yale Universitythe last man would expect to become the artist of the Old West. But as a boy he loved horses and fed on the journals of some famous writers.

      At the age of nineteen, he left college to look for adventures. He traveled from Montana to Texas as a prospector (勘探者) . Remington had always been interested in journalism. Now he began to write about and to paint and draw what he saw. The subject of the “Winning of the West” attracted the East. Magazines and newspapers were filled with account of prospectors' adventures, and of battles with cattle thieves and other outlawsall the tales that were then news and have since become legends. There were also stories by many other writers. Often these were presented by drawings and paintings from Remington's hand, but it was as a successful journalist that Remington was a great artist.

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