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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Support: 19.700 x 23.800 cm
Image: 19.700 x 23.800 cm
Scope and content
Half-length, three-quarter view portrait of Peter Toney, a Micmac indian. The portrait is executed in pencil, with watercolour over the clothing. Attributed to Lady Falkland, whose husband was governor of Nova Scotia from 1840-46.
Falkland aquired and painted several portraits of Micmacs during her stay. Mary McKie also painted a portrait of Peter Toney, but in profile (1990-207-31X).
No restrictions on use for reproduction
Copy negative C-116276
A076-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 78
1990-207 X DAP
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1990-207-78
Signatures and inscriptions
Attributions and conjectures
Varying form of title
1. Nova Scotia.
3. Toney, Peter.
4. SUBJ - NATIVES, CULTURE - COSTUMES.
5. Micmac Indians.
6. Micmac (Indiens)
Other system control no.
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