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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Currier and Ives 2 Catlin, George 49
Descriptions
hand colored lithograph on paper 25
Names
Print 728
Subjects
hunting 21 buffalo 153 Indians 131
Date:
ca. 1865
Dimensions:
Image height: 13.875 in, Image width: 18.375 in, Sheet height: 16.375 in, Sheet width: 20.875 in, mat height: 20 in, mat width: 24 in, Frame height: 21.75 in, Frame width: 25.75 in
Title:
The Buffalo Hunt "Surrounding the Herd"
Credit Line:
Gift of W. J. (Bill) Holcombe, Bear Creek Ranch, Dubois, Wyoming
Inscription:
In image, LRC: CI [LL, beneath image:] Catlin del [center, beneath image:] THE BUFFALO HUNT. /"SURROUNDING THE HERD."/ NEW YORK PUBD. BY CURRIER & IVES 152 NASSAU ST [tag on back:] FINE PRINTS AND AMERICAN PAINTINGS/ KENNEDY GALLERIES, INC./ Founded 1874 by H. Wunderlich/ East 58th STREET. NEW YORK 22, N.Y./ 77275/4 [back of image, LLC:] AMX
Remarks:
Currier and Ives prints of Catlin are rare, according to dealer Rudolf Wunderlich, in phone conversation.
Accession Number:
9.94.1

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Whitney Western Art Museum.
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