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Creator:
Print made by John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
after William Verelst, 1704–1752, British
Title:

Tomo Chachi Mico, or King of Yamacraw, and Tooanahowi [sic], His Nephew

Additional Title(s):

Tomochichi Mico, or King of Yamacran, and Tooanahowi, His Nephew

Date:
ca. 1734
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 14 1/8 × 10 1/8 inches (35.8 × 25.7 cm) and Image: 12 11/16 x 9 3/4 inches (32.2 x 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "H6018 (encircled) | M 33594"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Wm. Verelst Pinxit"; lower center: "Tomo Chachi Mico or King of Yamacranw, and | Tooanahowi his Nephew, Son to the Mico of the Etchitas."; lower right: "John Faber Sculpsit"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.674
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boy | eagle | fur | king (person) | man | mantle | Native American | natives | nephew | portrait | tattoo | uncle
Associated People:
Tomochichi (fl. 1733), chief of the Yamacraw Indians
Tooanahowi (fl. c. 1734), son of the Mico of the Echitas, nephew to Tomochichi
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22371
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Joanna Marschner, Enlightened Princesses : Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte, and the Shaping of the Modern World, Yale University Press, New Haven, Conn, 2017, p. 521, fig. 30.05, NX543 +.E55 2017 Oversize (YCBA)


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