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August 1 - 10, 1838

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil on buff paper
Support: 17.400 x 21.700 cm
Secondary support: 19.100 x 31.800 cm (irregular)

Scope and content

An image of three St. Regis Native Indians: a man seated on the ground, a woman shown in profile, straddling a windowsill on the left, and another woman wrapped in a red blanket on the right. Emphasis appears to be on their clothing.
Watercolour removed from album. This work was originally glued to a secondary support. The album page, folio 25, was cut to frame the image that was glued to its verso. Original mount attached separately.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
No restrictions on access to originals,
or on use for reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-013393
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A069-02 Item no. assigned by LAC 25
90: Open
Other accession no.
1990-215 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1990-215-25
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Removed from: album: Katherine Jane Ellice Album

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Dated.
Inscription: in pencil, recto l.r.: Indians ; in pen and brown ink, on mount recto t.: 16A ; l.l.: August 1 - 10 ; in pen and black ink, on mount recto l.c.: Indians ; l.r.: Beauharnais [sic]

Subject heading

1. Québec.
2. Costume.
3. Indian.


Other system control no.