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Catlin and his contemporaries

the politics of patronage

by Brian W. Dippie

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Catlin, George, 1796-1872 -- Finance, Personal.,
    • Art patronage -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Art and state -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrian W. Dippie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN8835 .D57 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 553 p. :
      Number of Pages553
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2186878M
      ISBN 100803216831
      LC Control Number89004963

      Buy George Catlin and His Indian Gallery by Catlin, George, Heyman, Therese Thau, Gurney, George, Dippie, Brian W., Renwick Gallery (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(21). The experience may well have shaped George Catlin’s lifework. Today Indians from nearly 50 tribes are gathered in the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in .

      His wife Clara died in , his son George a year later. Catlin was jailed for his debts in , his two daughters were taken from him, and he was driven into bankruptcy in , when the entire Indian Gallery ended up in the Philadelphia boilerworks owned by Joseph Harrison, Jr., a builder of railroads (particularly in Russia) who acquired. Trails Plowed Under, prodigally illustrated, is a collection of yarns and ancedotes saturated with humor and humanity".-J. Frank Dobie, Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest. Brian W. Dippie is a professor of history at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, and the author of Catlin and His Contemporaries: The Politics of 5/5(2).

      There really was a "Catlin Culture" and it was fantastic at the time. It's a shame he didn't stick the knife in on a few of his old enemies (there were plenty of them and who's laughing now!)- that would have got a 5* rating from me. Good to see some old Catlin-isms in the book /5(9). The Online Books Page. Online Books by. George Catlin (Catlin, George, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Catlin, George, Adventures of the Ojibbeway and Ioway Indians in England, France, and Belgium: Being Notes of Eight Years' Travels and Residence in Europe With His North American Indian Collection ().


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Catlin shared with such artists as Seth Eastman and John Mix Stanley a desire to preserve a visual record of a race seen as doomed and competed with them for federal assistance. In a Cited by: 2. Catlin and His Contemporaries examines how the preeminent painter of western Indians before the Civil War went about the business of making a living from his work.

Catlin shared with such artists as Seth Eastman and John Mix Stanley a desire to preserve a visual record of a race seen as doomed and competed with them for federal assistance.

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