By: Catlin, George
Splendid facsimile of one of Catlin's rare "Souvenir Albums," of which only ten are known to exist, being made up of drawings he made during his travels through the heartland of North America in the 1830's.
George Catlin (1796 - 1872) was an American painter, author, and traveler, who specialized in portraits of Native Americans in the Old West. Traveling to the American West five times during the 1830s, Catlin was the first white man to depict Plains Indians in their native territory.
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Introduction by Peter H. Hassrick. With 215 plates. (4to) half faux-morocco and cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, slipcase.
Title: Drawings of the North American Indians
Illustrator: George Catlin
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday: 1984
ISBN Number: 0385191197
ISBN Number 13: 9780385191197
Binding: Hardcover in Slipcase
Book Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: None Issued
Seller ID: 009485
Keywords: Native Americans,