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Seminolee (Woman, Infant, and Two Men with Background Figures)

Object Number: 
1872.23.69
Date: 
1866-68
Medium: 
Graphite and black ink on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 3/8 x 24 1/8 in. ( 46.7 x 61.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed
Inscriptions: 
Signed at right inside image in black ink: "Geo. Catlin"; inscribed at upper center outside image in black ink over graphite: "Pl. 69. / Seminolee"; at lower border outside image in black ink: "232 231 1/2 229 230 231"
Description: 
Ethnography. Studies of Native Americans: Chief Osceola, leader of the Seminole War, his two wives, head Chief Mick-e-no-pa, another female with an infant and a child
Credit Line: 
Purchased by the Society
Provenance: 
The artist's collection; Francis Putnam Catlin, the artist's brother, serving as agent to George Henry Moore, acting on behalf of N-YHS
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group