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George Catlin (American, 1796-1972) and Karl Bodmer (Swiss, 1809-1893) Hand-colored Prints
5/12/2016 - American Indian Art: Timed Online Auction - ends 5/23
lot of 2, includes

Catlin's Mah-to-toh-pa (The Four Bears), Chief of the Mandans
sight 9 x 5.5 in.; framed 12 x 8.5 in.

Bodmer's Blackfoot Indian on Horse Back
sight 8 x 5.5 in.; framed 13.25 x 10.75 in.


Condition:  
Both are 19th century prints.

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