Physical Details: Commonplace book : 36 p. : handwritten ; 18 x 15 cm.
Creator: George Catlin (1796-1872)
Description: Catlin's notebook #6, created in the 1830's, in which he categorizes his paintings by naming them: sporting scenes, amusements, landscapes, landscapes on the Missouri, and manners & customs. The reverse side of this notebook describes in gruesome detail a battle of Máh-to-toh-pa "Four Bears," second chief of the Mandan Village.
Only selected pages have been scanned.
Forms part of: George Catlin papers, 1821-1904, 1946
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Catlin's notebook #6, 183-. George Catlin papers, 1821-1904, 1946. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 1197
- Catlin, George
- Indians of North America