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Emile de Girardin [graphic material]. 

Series consists of

Date(s)

1854-1856

Place of creation

Canada

17 drawings.

Scope and content

Series consists of seventeen drawing by French artist Emile de Girardin (1829-fl. 1864) who accompanied geologist John Evans (1812-1861) on an expedition to the Oregon Territory between 1853 and 1858. The works depict: a Colville Indian, a Colville Chief, a Pend'Oreille Indian, a Lake Indian, and Kettle Falls, all at Fort Colville; an old Medicine Man at Nanaimo, Vancouver Island; a Cayuse Indian; Champoeg Chief at Grande Ronde (Oregon); Second Chief of the Kettle Falls Indians; Shasta Chief, Shasta Warrior, Shasta Girl, Umpqua Chief, and Chief of the Marysville Indians, all at Grande Ronde; Klamath Girl, Oregon City.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Consultation with the assistance of an a
rt archivist.
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.
Other accession no.
1981-055 PIC

Terms of use

Drawings: No restrictions. Copyright expired.

Drawings: All items described online in MINISIS-ICON. (Electronic)

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Restrictions on access note
Consultation with the assistance of an art archivist.

Private