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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Darley, F.O.C.
Descriptions
engraving on paper 13
Names
Print 728
Subjects
Indian 729 buffalo 153
Dimensions:
Image height: 4.5 in, Image width: 6.125 in, Sheet height: 6.125 in, Sheet width: 8 in, Frame height: 13.5 in, Frame width: 14.125 in
Title:
Hunting Buffaloe
Credit Line:
Gift of William D. Weiss
Gloss:
European artists, like the engraver Jacob van der Schley, often had imaginative ideas of the appearance of American wildlife, especially the bison. American artists who had little frontier experience, like Darley, used other artists' pictures as sources.
Inscription:
(Below image:) Engraved Expressly for Grahams Magazine by Cushman from an Original Drawing by Darley/HUNTING BUFFALOE
Accession Number:
24.88

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