Braves and Buffalo: Plains Indian Life in 1837 [Watercolours of Alfred J. Miller]
by Bell, Michael
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1973. Hardcover. G (DJ has moderate edge wear with a few tears, esp. at heel of spine; has former owner info on first flyleaf and spine label on dj; book and interior are otherwise clean.). Dark goldenrod cloth, black & color illus. dust jacket. 176 pp. 41 color repros. Showcases the 41 watercolors owned by the Public Archives of Canada, and rendered by American artist Alfred Jacob Miller (1810-1874), "the first artist to paint the Rocky Mountains." (dj) Miller traveled with a caravan of fur traders in 1837. His paintings "convey all the sense of adventure, excitement, and wonder of the young artist. Miller captured a way of life beginning its decline and left us a record of a period that has now entered mythology -- the romance of the Great West. (dj).
(Inventory #: 311)
Art, Architecture, Photography, History, Periodicals, Decorative Arts. I perform Collection Development and Appraisal Services. Our inventory occupies more than 7500 shelf feet, which means there is a fair chance we can assist you develop your collection within our specialties!
Shipping & Return Policies
S&H is complicated, so please inquire for actual rates to your location if outside the US! Minimum s&h within the US $7.50, via media mail or first class if small. Discounts on shipping for multiple items. Overseas or overnight at cost +$4 supplies and handling. Items returnable with prior notice if not as described within 7 days of delivery. Items 16 pages or less not returnable at all.
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.