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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
Support: 64.300 x 91.500 cm
Inventory no.: op0126
Scope and content
Item is a portrait of Etowaucum (baptized Nicholas) by John Verelst.
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Copy negative C-092421
OP-0126 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1977-35-1 Acquired with a special grant from the Canadian Government in 1977.
Restrictions on use: None
Artist: Verelst, John, 1648-1734.
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aDigitization project: Treasured Memories.
Exhibition title: People of the Great Peace. Curators: Albany Institute of Art and History, Albany, New York; 1981.10.30 - 1982.04.23.
Exhibition title: The Convenant Chain- Indian Ceremonial and Trade Silver and the Four Indian Kings. Curators: McCord Museum, Montreal, Quebec; 1982.10.25 - 1983.03.20.
Exhibition title: The Painted Past. Curators: Staff of the National Archives, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1984.10.02 - 1984.10.31. Further venue: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Colombia;1987.04.10 - 1987.06.07.
Further venue: McCord Museum, Montreal, Quebec; 1987.07.08 - 1988.01.03.
Further venue: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia; 1989.06.01 - 1989.07.11.
Exhibition Title: Living Words: Aboriginal Diplomats of the Eighteenth Century. Curator: Moira McCaffrey, McCord Museum, Montréal, Québec; 2001.05.04-2001.09.21.
Exhibition title: Between Worlds : Voyagers to Britain 1700-1850. Curators: National Portrait Gallery, London, United Kingdom; 2007.03.08 - 2007.06.17
Exhibition title: Four Indian Kings. Curators : Portrait Gallery of Canada, Library and Archives Canada; Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC; 2008.09.12 - 2009.01.25
Exhibition title: The "Four Indian Kings" : War and Diplomacy in 1710. Curator : Stéphane Roy, Portrait Gallery of Canada, Library and Archives Canada; Canadian Museum of Civilization 2010.06.10 - 2010.09.06
Exhibition title: Crossing Paths: The "Four Indian Kings" and the work of Jeff Thomas and Shelley Niro. Curators : Stéphane Roy and Carolyn Cook, Portrait Gallery of Canada, Library and Archives Canada; Woodland Cultural Centre, Brantford, Ontario 2010.10.08 - 2010.12.24.
Exhibition title: Rising to the Occasion: The Long 18th Century. Curators: Ihor Holubizky, McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario; 2011.09.02 - 2011.11.05.
Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: Inscribed recto: in brushpoint l.l. "Etow oh Koam King. / of the River Nation - 1710"
Varying form of title
2. SUBJ. - Portrait : Aboriginal - Etow oh Koam North American Indian King of the River Nation, 1710.
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