Charles Pabst

Charles Pabst rightly deserves his place among the most famous contemporary American landscape artists. As a recipient of multiple awards, his art is in great demand throughout the country and beyond, and any art show with his work on display is guaranteed to be a success. 

His love for the great American outdoors shines through in his creations, as well as his admiration for Italy. His paintings embody the unique lighting of his chosen landscape, employing soft hues interspersed with bold impressionist strokes to evoke feelings of warmth and majesty. Marcus Ashley Gallery hosts a large selection of limited edition giclees of Charles Pabst paintings.

About Charles Pabst

Pabst has received numerous awards over the years.  Robert W. Brown’s Index of Southwest Art has continuously rated his work as collectable and Pabst has been featured in articles in Southwest Art Magazine as well as Art of the West Magazine.

His first sellout show of 30 paintings was with the El Presidio Gallery of Tucson in 1982.  Since then he has sold out all his shows throughout the country. He has exhibited in Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay area, Carmel, Scottsdale, Santa Fe, Jackson Hole, Dallas, Tucson, Vermont and Wyoming.  An award-winning favorite among collectors of western art, his works can be found in private, corporate, and university collections throughout the world.

A native of Santa Clara Valley, California, Charles graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Fine Arts.  He chose to remain in Arizona where he worked as a commercial artist for seven years.  In 1978 Charles began painting full time as a fine artist.

Primarily a landscape artist, Pabst interprets monumental vistas and breathtaking scenery – the beauty of the American West.  His love for the wilderness is evident in his painting, as well as a love for the medium itself.  He is a family-oriented man who thrives on the interaction with his large family and circle of friends.  He often travels with his wife and children to explore, photograph and paint the diverse panorama of the west. His paintings convey the peaceful solitude and natural tranquility of the American Southwest, the history of which he has studied extensively.

Questions Answered

Charles has been featured in art galleries and museums since 1982. He is most famous for his western scenes, and most notably his canyons.

He actually does not paint from pictures. Pabst paints from memory and life.

Charles Pabst is a wild west history enthusiast. Some of his pieces are specifically imagery of the gold rush and western migration. He enjoys the adventure and thrills of these time periods. Occasionally Pabst paints biblical scenes and religious references as well. 

Yes! He paints collaboratively with clients and will also recreate existing prints in custom sizes. The editions for these unique sizes are 1of 1 and will remain one of a kind.

Limited Editions

Pabst’s paintings often give you the impression of glancing through a window at a scene of fleeting beauty in the remote wilderness. His limited edition prints are rendered on canvas, all high-quality giclees, personally signed and numbered by the artist. Purchases here include complimentary shipping throughout the continental U.S. Click on a piece of art for size options and more details. Don’t miss out on the chance to own an authentic Charles Pabst limited edition.

Aliso Beach
$1,000.00$6,450.00
Angler’s Dream
$1,000.00$6,450.00
Animas River Gorge
$850.00$6,700.00
Antelope Ridge
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Apache Trail
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Assisi View
$850.00$8,450.00
Autumn Oasis
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Back Streets of Assisi
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Bells of Chianti
$1,400.00$5,000.00
Bells of the Abbey
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Barnhardt Trail
$850.00$6,700.00
Big Sur
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Blooming Desert
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Blue Escape
$1,000.00$6,450.00
Blue Reflection
$850.00$6,700.00
Bougainvillea Arch
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Bright Angel Trail
$850.00$8,450.00
Buckhorn Canyon
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Canyon Color
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Canyon De Chelly
$850.00$8,450.00
Canyon Floor
$850.00$6,700.00
Canyon Magic
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Capistrano Morning
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Castello Mediterranean
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Cathedral Canyon
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Central Park
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Chapel Courtyard
$850.00$8,450.00
Cheyenne Maiden
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Chianti
$850.00$8,450.00
Chianti Villa
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Chief’s Blanket
$850.00$8,450.00
Chiracahua Creek
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Chiracahua Waters
$2,350.00$6,000.00
Chuparosa Sunset
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Color of Assisi
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Crimson Red
$850.00$8,450.00
Desert Glory
$850.00$8,450.00
Desert Gold
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Desert Lights
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Doorway to Tuscany
$810.00$6,100.00
Dutchman’s Trail
$850.00$8,450.00
Eagle Dancer
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Early Evening
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Enchanted Night
$850.00$8,450.00
Enchanted Waters
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Evening Council
$850.00$6,700.00
Evening Vespers
$850.00$6,700.00
Fall Creek
$850.00$8,450.00
Fall Light
$850.00$6,700.00
Fall Smoke
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Firenze
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Florence Duomo
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Forest Maiden
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Garden Steps
$810.00$6,100.00
Gaslamp Reflections
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Glacier
$850.00$8,450.00
Glistening Lights
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Gondolere Rosso
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Grandma’s House
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Gytheio Color
$1,000.00$6,450.00
Harbor Twilight
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Heat of the Storm
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Heaven’s View
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Hidden Falls
$850.00$8,450.00
Hidden Treasures
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Hydrangeas & Roses
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Iron Mountain
$1,000.00$6,450.00
Kaibab Autumn
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Kaibab Canyon Falls
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Kofa Mountains
$850.00$8,450.00
Laguna Twilight
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Las Trampas
$850.00$6,700.00
Lights of Venice
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Main Boardwalk
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Mather Point Winter
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Mescalero Canyon
$850.00$8,450.00
Monument Valley
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Moran Point
$850.00$8,450.00
Moran Point Evening
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Moran Point Vista
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Morning Breakers
$850.00$8,450.00
Morning Crossing
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Morning Stillness
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Mountain Meadow
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Mountain Mist
$850.00$6,700.00
Navajo Shawl
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Navajo Way
$850.00$8,450.00
Not Bad For Wet
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Oak Creek
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Ouray
$850.00$8,450.00
Piazza Del Comune
$850.00$6,700.00
Plaza Evening
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Ponte Vecchio Market
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Porto Rafti
$1,400.00$5,000.00
Posada De Pequenos
$2,050.00$3,650.00
Reavis Ranch
$850.00$6,700.00
San Albino
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Sandia Sunset
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Sangre De Cristo
$850.00$6,700.00
Santa Chiara
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Santa Cruz Meadow
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Santa Ines Fountain
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Scarlet & Gold
$850.00$8,450.00
Signalize
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Silent Woods
$1,000.00$9,750.00
St. Francis
$850.00$6,700.00
Streets of Assisi
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Summer Solitude
$850.00$6,700.00
Sunset Stroll
$850.00$8,450.00
Superstition Lightning
$850.00$6,700.00
Taos
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Taos Winter
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Teton Encampment
$850.00$8,450.00
The Ancient Ones
$1,175.00$8,350.00
The Arno Valley
$1,000.00$9,750.00
The Coming Storm
$1,175.00$8,350.00
The Great Outdoors
$2,050.00$3,650.00
The Red Carpet
$1,175.00$8,350.00
The Yellow Umbrella
$1,000.00$6,450.00
Through The Gorge
$850.00$6,700.00
Time Square
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Tranquil Falls
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Tranquil Path
$850.00$8,450.00
Tranquil Shores
$850.00$8,450.00
Tuscan Roses
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Tuscan Skies
$1,175.00$8,350.00
Twilight in Venice
$1,000.00$9,750.00
Two Dozen Roses
$850.00$8,450.00
Ute Encampment
$1,450.00$4,150.00
Village Steps
$850.00$6,700.00
Vineyard Villa
$1,175.00$8,350.00
White Amaryllis
$850.00$6,700.00
White Dove of the Desert
$850.00$8,450.00
Yosemite Falls
$1,175.00$8,350.00

Books

Pabst is driven to create by the pleasure his art inspires in others. His book New Horizons is a showcase of his talent, life, and experiences, and is a must-buy for ardent collectors of his work.

American Landscape Artists at Marcus Ashley Gallery

Pabst’s art tends to be in perpetually high demand. Whether you’re new to his art or you’re an avid collector of his work, we can guarantee a rewarding buying experience for you. Our expert art consultants will be delighted to speak to you about his work, method, and inspirations. You can also contact them for advice about which or his artworks are best suited for your needs.

Explore our services section to see everything we can do to contribute to your experience of owning a Charles Pabst creation. We offer museum-quality custom framing for your art, as well as yearly certificates of replacement value. Buy your art stress-free with 0% financing and layaway options. Every purchase with Marcus Ashley Gallery is insured up to the moment it reaches your doorstep.