The Best of Proctor's West: An In-depth Study of Eleven of Proctor's Bronzes contains extended interpretive essays on each of the selecttd bronzes by Peter H. Hassrick, Director Emeritus and Senior Scholar. Alison Rosenthal, Advanced Conservation Research Fellow, discusses recent scientific examinations of Proctor's bronzes using x-ray florescence (XRF) spectrometry. Karen B. McWhorter, Scarlett Curator of Western American Art for the Whitney Western Art Museum, adds an introduction about the Proctor Studio collection at the Center of the West and offers a brief biography of the artist. 91 pages, includes the index. ISBN 978-0-931618-71-0.