"Bel-Lohk-na-pic" (The Bull Dance)
Oil painting depicting center of village with Indians sitting on wigwams and grouped around men dancing wearing elaborate bull-horned headdresses.
- 1853 - 1870
- Catlin, George, 1796-1872 (Artist, Person)
Born in: Wilkes-Barre, PA;Died in: Jersey City, NJ.Active in: U.S.; Europe.Catlin's 1840s and 1850s portraits and paintings of Indian and western culture are important documents in American history, anthropology, and art.
1 painting : oil ; 18 11/16 x 25 1/16 in.
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Mandan ceremony to encourage good hunting.
Negative #327040; 4"x5" slide #904; 35mm slide #904.
Catlin cat. (1871) #418.
Condition: Fair (4).
Frame: Mounted on painted green cardboard, 21 x 27 3/4.
Exhibitions note: 10/16/1958 - 10/31/1958"George Catlin." Kennedy Galleries.
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- The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).