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Collection name:
George Catlin: The Printed Works
Record:
Work Record ID:
495
Reproduction Record ID:
495
Work Class:
portraits
Work Type:
print
Title:
Teh-toot-sah (better known as Tohausen, Little Bluff), first chief
Title Type:
preferred title
Title:
Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.
Title Type:
collective title
Measurements:
3.10 x 2.40 in (7.87 x 6.10 cm)
Measurement Type:
dimensions
Material:
paper (fiber product)
Material Type:
support
Technique:
engraving (printing process)
Creator:
Catlin, George, 1796-1872
Creator Dates:
1796-1872
Creator Nationality:
American
Creator Type:
personal name
Creator Role:
painter
Date:
1842
Location:
Comanche Village (Okla.)
Location Type:
creation site
Repository:
Archives and Rare Books Library, University Libraries, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
Repository Type:
current repository
ID Number:
178
ID Number Type:
plate number
ID Number:
62
ID Number Type:
standard number
ID Number:
ARB RB E77.C4 1842 v.2
ID Number Type:
call number
Style Period:
Art, American--19th century
Style Period:
realism
Culture:
American
Subject:
Picture-writing
Subject:
Trade bead necklaces
Subject:
Indians of North America--19th century
Subject:
Indians in art
Subject:
Hairdressing
Subject:
Robes (Hide)
Subject:
Earrings
Subject:
Hair plates
Subject:
Hair pipes
Subject:
Tattooing
Subject:
Armbands
Subject:
Chokers
Subject:
Little Bluff (Teh-toot-sah)
Subject:
Kiowa (Tepkinago)
Related Work:
Catlin, George, 1796-1872. Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians. Third Edition. London: Published for the Author by Tilt and Bogue, Fleet Street, 1842.
Relation Type:
larger entity
Description:
Described in Vol. II, p. 74. Caption from Truettner catalog of Catlin's Indian Gallery. Entry from Catlin's 1848 catalog reads, "Teh-toot-sah, __________; first Chief. This man treated the dragoons with great kindness in his country, and came in with us to Fort Gibson; his hair was very long, extending down as low as his knees, and put up in clubs, and ornamented with silver brooches." Originally painted in 1834 (Truettner, 1979, p. 161).
Reproduction Rights Statement:
(c)University of Cincinnati Digital Press 1997
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Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.