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Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
Ma Ha Ta Nise  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1855
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 116A
Maya. Remains of the once numerous tribe of Mayas of Yucatan. These Indians are supposed by some writers to have been the builders of the stupendous edifices now in ruins in Yucatan. 1855. Cartoon No. 116. a.--Ma-ha-ta-nise (--); a medicine man and orator. [P. 34.]
Catalogue Descriptive and Instructive of Catlin's Indian Cartoons. Portraits, Types, and Customs. 600 Paintings in Oil, with 20,000 full length figures illustrating their various Games, Religious Ceremonies, and other Customs, and 27 Canvas Paintings of Lasalle's Discoveries. New York: Baker & Godwin, Printers, Printing-House Square, 1871.
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Ethnic--Maya  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690376
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
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