George Catlin, Gaw-záw-que-dung, He Who Halloes, 1836, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr., 1985.66.192
He Who Halloes was a member of the Ojibwe/Chippewa tribe. George Catlin painted this portrait at Sault Ste. Marie (in today’s Wisconsin) in 1836. (Truettner, The Natural Man Observed, 1979)
Gaw-záw-que-dung, He Who Halloes
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29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
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- oil on canvas
- Portrait male – He Who Halloes
- Ethnic – Indian – Ojibwa
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