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Date(s)

1796-1804

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 print / estampe : hand coloured etching and aquatint on laid paper
Support: 13.700 x 20.800 cm
Image: 9.500 x 14.900 cm

Scope and content

A fair skinned and light haired woman is standing on a field in her yellow coat and pink leggings.
The is likely etched for other editions of Encyclopédie des voyages as is suggested by the Sotheby's inventory list.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
No restrictions on access for use in pub
lication or reproduction
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Item no. assigned by LAC
3485
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
03485

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada / Bibilothèque et Archives Canada (R9266-3485) Peter Winkworth Collection of Canadiana
Copyright: expired/périmé

Additional information

Alpha-numeric note
Sotheby's inventory no. P304.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed.
Inscription: in the plate, recto u.l.:Pag. 269.; u.r.:Tom. 4; l.l.:Desrais del.; l.r.:Mixelle sculp/52; b.:Femme Sauvage du Canada. (complete transcription)

Attributions and conjectures
This print was done in the studio of artist Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur.

Subject heading

1. Costume.
2. Indian.

Private

Other system control no.

3025442