Buffalo Hunt on Snow Shoes/Winter on the Northern Prairies by George Catlin
Made by Students
George Catlin (1796-1872)
between 1830 and 1838
Litchfield Historical Society
18 3/4" length x 23 3/4" width
Lithograph printed by Currier & Ives, 152 Nassau St., New York City, NY after the original painting by George Catlin. Pictures a lone Native American hunter on snow shoes in center with spear appraching two buffalo who are floundering in the snow. A wounded bull is in right foreground bleeding profusely. Two other hunters pursue the herd in the background up a snowy slope.
- George Catlin
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