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Coleman CA, John - Pachtuwa-Chta, Arikara Warrior - John Coleman, Cowboy Artist of America
Pachtuwa-Chta, Arikara Warrior - John Coleman, Cowboy Artist of America
Bronze Edition of 35. Few remain in the edition.
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36 " x 13 " x 12 "

Pachtuwa-Chta

$32,000

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"Pachtuwa was introduced to Prince Maximilian and Karl Bodmer by Mato-Tope, one of the chiefs of the Mandan tribe in 1834. Pachtuwa-Chta had been living peacefully with the Mandan. Described as a tall, handsome man, Pachtuwa-Chta was characterized as someone who couldn't be counted on and described as a man who had killed many white men. He posed for Bodmer wearing a beautiful red buffalo robe and heavily beaded leggings and moccasins, and carried in the crook of his arm a gunstock type war club. In exchange for his portrait, Pachtuwa-Chta accepted a picture of a bear in which Maximilian painted the bear and Bodmer provided the background." - John Coleman
 

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