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Natural rock shelters ,caves or overhangs, were utilized by Native Americans as well as their nemesis, the European Longhunters who came in ever increasing numbers to harvest hides from Native lands. Often at their own peril. Appalachian ridges contain numerous such formations and have been used as shelter for centuries.
I have wanted to paint this scene for many years and completed numerous and varied sketches, but always talked myself out of painting it. IT WAS TIME !