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.
- Opening of the West, Newark Museum, 1955, no cat.
- Exhibition of George Catlin Paintings, Allentown Art Museum, Pennsylvania, 1970.
- An Exhibition of Paintings and Lithographs by George Catlin, Artist Historian, Tennessee Fine Arts Center, Nashville, 1971, no. 28.
- Extended loan for use by Ambassador Boeker, U.S. Embassy residence, Amman, Jordan, 1985-1988.
- Extended loan for use by Ambassador Shirley Temple Black, U.S. Embassy residence, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1990-1992.
- Catlin's 'Indian Gallery': Views of the American West, Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, 1993-1994, no cat.
- American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 29.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 81, repro.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 74, repro.