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  • Title: The White Cloud, Head Chief of the Iowas
  • Date Created: 1844/1845
  • Physical Dimensions: w58 x h71 cm (overall)
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Theme: male, North American Indian
  • School: American
  • Provenance: George Catlin [1796-1872]; by descent to his daughters, Clara Gregory Catlin, Louise Catlin Kinney, and Elizabeth Wing Catlin; purchased 1912 from Elizabeth Wing Catlin by the American Museum of Natural History; sold 1959 through (Kennedy Galleries, New York) to Mr. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA; gift 1965 to the NGA.
  • Artist: George Catlin

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