Shooting Flamingoes, Grand Saline, Buenos Aires (Primary Title)

George Catlin, American, 1796 - 1872 (Artist)

oil on canvas
United States
Unframed: 18 1/2 × 25 3/4 in. (46.99 × 65.41 cm)
Framed: 23 5/8 × 30 7/8 in. (60.01 × 78.42 cm)
Not on view
signed bottom center: Catlin
Paul Mellon Collection
O’Leary, Elizabeth L., Sylvia Yount, Susan Jensen Rawles, and David Park Curry. American Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Charlottesville: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts with the University of Virginia Press, 2010. (Fig. 58, p. 94).

Cormack, Malcolm. Country Pursuits: British, American, and French Sporting Art from the Mellon Collections in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2007. (cat. no. 92, pp. 340-43)
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