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Provenance

George Catlin [1796-1872]; by descent to his daughters, Clara Gregory Catlin, Louise Catlin Kinney, and Elizabeth Wing Catlin; purchased 1912 from Elizabeth Wing Catlin by the American Museum of Natural History; sold 1959 through (Kennedy Galleries, New York) to Mr. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA; gift 1965 to the NGA.

Exhibition History
1966
[Exhibition], Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock; Arkansas Artmobile state-wide tour, 1966-1968 (organized by Department of Education, State of Arkansas).
1970
Extended loan for use by the Ambassador, U.S. Embassy residence, Dublin, Ireland, 1970-1975.
1975
Extended loan for use by the Ambassador, U.S. Embassy residence, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 1975-1978.
1981
Extended loan for use by the Ambassador, U.S. Embassy residence, Mexico City, Mexico, 1981-1986.
1993
Catlin's 'Indian Gallery': Views of the American West, Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, 1993-1994, no cat.
2003
The View from Here: The Pacific Northwest 1800-1930, Seattle Art Museum, 2003-2004, no cat.
Bibliography
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 26, repro. 23.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 124, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 105, repro.