The Bison Hunters

‘The Bison Hunters’ by Nathaniel Hughes John Baird, 1905. This oil on canvas depicts an American wilderness scene: a native Indian with a bow and arrow seated on a horse looks into the distance at another hunter also riding. In the right foreground another horse with a dismantled rider can be seen. Top right two birds are shown flying.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
91/1978x
Category
Fine Art
Collection Class
Paintings
Medium
oil on canvas
Common Name
The Bison Hunters
Simple Name
painting
Inscription Transcription
NHJB
Period Classification
Edwardian (1901-1914)
Production Town
Kirk Yetholm
Production County
Roxburghshire
Production Country
United Kingdom: Scotland
Production Date
c 1905
Production Person Initials
Nathaniel Hughes John
Production Person Surname
Baird
Production Year Low
1901
Production Year High
1909

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The Bison Hunters