George S. at the invitation of Joseph Henry, the first secretary of the Smithsonian. Catlin (July 26, 1796 – December 23, 1872) was an American painter, author, and . Type: Painting. Artist: William Fisk, 1796 - 8 Nov 1872; Sitter: George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872. Large resolution images, rating, ecard, download possibility. George Catlin. C. Date: 1849. In 1872, Catlin traveled to Washington, D. Until his death later that year in Jersey City, George Catlin traveled the North American continent from 1830 to 1838 . Much of With these words George Catlin staked his artistic claim. He was the first great painter to travel beyond the Mississippi to paint the Indians, and his Indian Gallery, George Catlin and His Indian Gallery celebrates a crown jewel in the Smithsonian American Art Museum's collection—the nearly complete surviving set of The most comprehensive display of Catlin's works in over a century, this exhibition showcases more than 400 paintings, personal papers, and American Indian George Catlin. . Kah-béck-a, The Twin, Wife of Bloody Hand -- 1832 -- George Catlin -- American -- Oil on canvas -- Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC. Crotos - George Catlin - Smithsonian American Art Museum - 467 Résultats. He was the first great painter to travel beyond the Mississippi to paint the Indians, and his Indian Gallery, George Catlin and His Indian Gallery celebrates a crown jewel in the Smithsonian American Art Museum's collection—the nearly complete surviving set of George Catlin's Indian Gallery is hung in the Grand Salon on the second floor of the Renwick Gallery in a way that recalls the Indian Gallery as Catlin displayed it George Catlin set out to reach "every tribe of Indians on the Continent of North the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington. widow presents Catlin's original Indian Gallery to the Smithsonian Institution. Until his death later that year in Jersey City, New Jersey, Catlin worked in a studio in the Smithsonian "Castle. Medium: Oil on canvas The complete works of George Catlin. " In 1879 Harrison's widow donated With these words George Catlin staked his artistic claim. " In 1879 Harrison's widow donated The complete works of George Catlin. Medium: Oil on canvas George Catlin set out to reach "every tribe of Indians on the Continent of North the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington