The Cutting Scene, Mandan O-kee-pa Ceremony

The Cutting Scene, Mandan O-kee-pa Ceremony

1832
Artist
George Catlin, American, 1796-1872
Born: Pennsylvania
Country
United States
painting
oil on canvas
William Sr. and Dorothy Harmsen Collection
2001.456

George Catlin, The Cutting Scene, Mandan O-kee-pa Ceremony, 1832. Oil on canvas; 22 7/8 x 27 1/2 in.
Denver Art Museum: William Sr. and Dorothy Harmsen Collection, 2001.456

Dimensions
image height: 22 7/8 in, 58.1025 cm; image width: 27 1/2 in, 69.8500 cm; frame height: 28 5/8 in, 72.7075 cm; frame width: 33 1/4 in, 84.4550 cm; frame depth: 2 in, 5.0800 cm
Inscription
Signed at lower right
Department
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Collection
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Exhibition History
  • "George Catlin and his Indian Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum"—Smithsonian American Art Museum, 09/06/2002 - 01/19/2003
  • Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 02/07/2004 - 04/18/2004
  • Autry National Center of the American West, 05/09/2004 - 08/04/2004
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 09/19/2004 - 01/02/2005
  • Smithsonian Institution-National Museum of the American Indian, 02/26/2005 - 08/07/2005
  • "BackStory: Western American Art in Context"—History Colorado, 3/18/2017 - 2/11/2018