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[Indian encampment at foot of Big Horn Range, Rocky Mountains, Montana]
Bierstadt, Albert (1830-1902), German, artist (based on original by)
Date Created and/or Issued
[not before 1863]
Publication Information
Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
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Indian encampment near lake with high mountain range (Landers Peak) in distance. Several tipis (teepees, tepees) with Indian men, women, and children involved in various activities; livestock, dogs, and horses nearby; blankets, saddles, and various domestic objects throughout camp. Image related to trip Bierstadt made to west with Fitz Hugh Ludlow in 1863 .
Handwritten title (LC): Indian encampment at foot of Big Horn Range, Rocky M[oun]t[ain]s. Printed (LR, within image): Bierstadt, 1863. Reproduction (printers proof) of Bierstadt's "The Rocky Mountains, Landers Peak" (1863, oil on canvas, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York).
Print on paper: lithograph, color 55.4 x 88.9 cm.
BANC PIC 1963.002:0769--E
Indians of North America
Manners & customs
West (U.S.)

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