Deer Hunting by Torchlight, Ojibbeways
Scope and Contents
Depicts two men in forest landscape at right, one has a burning torch on his head. Missouri. Mounted on painted green cardboard. Catlin cat. (1871) #269.
- Catlin, George, 1796-1872 (Artist, Person)
Biographical / Historical
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 Object : painting : oil on paper ; 18 1/4 x 24 in., mounted 21 x 27 3/4 in.
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- The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).
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