|1. Randy Bond - 5Jul12 10:55AM|
Among the tribes he visited were the Mandans of North Dakota. They lived in villages of circular wood frame and earthen lodges or when on the move used buffalo hide tipis.
|2. Randy Bond - 5Jul12 10:55AM|
Among Catlin's works are portraits of individual members of the tribe, such as 2nd Chief Mah-to-toh-pa or Four Bears.
|3. Randy Bond - 5Jul12 10:56AM|
Wm. Hocker's Set 411 portrays Catlin painting this portrait.
|4. Randy Bond - 5Jul12 1:43PM|
Here is the same scene utilizing one of the Mandan earth lodges as a backdrop.