A biography of the painter, author, and ethnographer who devoted his life to recording Indian life, not only in this country but in South America and Asia.A biography of the painter, author, and ethnographer who devoted his life to recording Indian life, not only in this country but in South America and Asia.Read Less
Octavo, hardcover, VG ex library copy in near fine dj in mylar. Stamp on title page and endpaper else no markings. 153pp. for readers ages teen and over. Catlin painted portraits of Indian chiefs and scene of Indian life, not as noble savages, but human beings with a great culture. as he visited the Cheyenne, Sioux, Blackfeet, Crow, Mandan, & other plains tribes. His writings, & collection of Indian clothing, housing, & weapons, also inspired anthropologists, artists, & writers to record the Early West.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.