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Describing this painting, Tim J. Todish wrote, “Proud and strong, this Delaware war chief poses with a trade blanket and smoothbore musket that reveals how these ancient ways have unalterably begun to depend on the manufacturing capabilities of the whites.”

Tim J. Todish, The Narrative Art of Robert Griffing (Gibsonia, PA: Paramount Press, 2007), p 19, illustrated

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