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 of George Catlin Paintings, Allentown Art Museum, Pennsylvania, 1970.
- [Catlin exhibition], Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, 1973.
- Pictures of the American Indian by George Catlin, Gibbes Art Gallery, Charleston, South Carolina, 1973, no. 20.
- Extended loan for use by The White House, Washington, D.C., 1979-2010.
- American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 27.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 65, repro.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 66, repro.