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Support: 15.200 x 17.800 cm
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Hand-coloured image depicting an Eskimo man and woman standing in a landscape, dressed in native costume and likely in the midst of hunting. The man carries a spear and a bow and arrow, while the woman carries fish and has a child in her boot and in her hood. Drawn by Garret, engraved by Chapman, published by G. Jones
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Copy negative C-25700
12 Item no. assigned by LAC 189
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, acc. no. R13133-189
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Exhibition Title: The Light that Fills the World. Curator: Rene Picard, Canadian Embassy Art Gallery, Washington, D.C.; 1989.09.19-1990.01.15.
Signatures and inscriptions
1. SUBJ - NATIVES, CULTURE - ACTIVITIES, FISHING.
2. SUBJ - NATIVES, CULTURE - ACTIVITIES, HUNTING.
3. SUBJ - NATIVES, INUIT - COSTUMES.
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