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Creator:George Catlin

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George Catlin
Alternative names G. Catlin; Geo. Catlin; George Caitlin; George Bruce Catlin; Catlin
Description American painter, artist, visual artist and lawyer
Date of birth/death 26 July 1796 / 1794 23 December 1872 / 1872
Location of birth/death Wilkes-Barre Jersey City
Work location Philadelphia, New York, Albany, Buffalo, Washington
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Template parameters

Parameter Description Default Status
1 Additional phrase to add to the creator's name (in current language) which clarifies his sometimes indirect role. Possible phrases are: "workshop of", "circle of", "school of", "studio of", "or follower", "or workshop", "and workshop", "attributed to", "after", "formerly attributed to", "follower of", "manner of", "namepiece", "possibly", "probably". Adding one of those keywords will add those phrases to the author's name in current language. Keyword "autocategorize" will add categories when creator template is transcluded in the home-category. empty optional

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Other properties used by Creator template:

Date of birth/death date of birth (P569) or date of baptism in early childhood (P1636) date of death (P570) or date of burial or cremation (P4602)
Location of birth/death place of birth (P19) place of death (P20)
Work period work period (start) (P2031), work period (end) (P2032), floruit (P1317)
Work location work location (P937)