The War Dance, by the Ojibbeway Indians.
[London, Published by H.Bailliere, 1842.]
Coloured aquatint. Sheet 230 x 140mm (9 x 5½"). Trimmed. Slightly time stained.
A reduced version of the scene by George Catlin, published in 'Dr.Prichard's Natural History of Man'. The dancers are named as Flying Cloud, Tobacco, Moonlight Night, and Flying Gull. Members of the tribe performed their war dance for Queen Victoria at Windsor Castle in 1844.
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