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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Eastman, Seth 9
Descriptions
engraving on paper 13
Names
Print 728
Subjects
Group 440 Indian 729 Animal 735 Landscape 691
Date:
1851-1857
Dimensions:
comp height: 6.625 in, comp width: 8.875 in, Sheet height: 7 in, Sheet width: 9.625 in, Frame height: 19.75 in, Frame width: 14.5 in
Title:
Hunting the Buffalo in Winter
Gloss:
Eastman, an officer in the U.S. Army, painted scenes of the Dacota while stationed at Fort Snelling in Minnesota. These engravings were published in a six volume book on the history of Indian tribes.
Inscription:
Printed LLC: S. Eastman U.S.A., Bottom center: P1. 10 and Hunting the Buffalo in Winter, LRC: R. Hinshelwood
Remarks:
Source: The Old Print Shop, Inc., New York, N.Y. Framed with 8.83. Hunting the Buffalo in Winter, from Henry Rowe Schoolcraft, Statistical Information Respecting the History, Conditions and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States, 6 vols. (Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo and Co. 1851-1857)
Accession Number:
9.83

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