Mid Century Bison Buffalo Painting Velvet Silver Moon / Mike Martin, 29" X 23". 29" long by 23" tall wood framed Velvet Buffalo painting. The oil painting is in great shape!!
The frame has a few scuffs. Beautiful picture of a lone buffalo with a fiery sky in the backgroundSilver Moon - aka Mike Martin, 1891 - 1969, known as a Chief of the Caddo Tribe in Oklahoma, renown artist who acted in films portraying Indian Chiefs and was a stand-in for movie star Richard Dix and also was a Indian Chief in some of John Waynes' movies. Silver Moon had the distinction of his likeness being used for the famous "Big Chief" tablet that was used by millions of school children.
They are held and treasured privately and by museum collections.