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Creator:
Pieter Schenck, 1660–1719, Dutch
after John Faber the Elder, ca. 1660–1721, British
OR John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
Title:

Portraits of Four Indian Kings of Canada: On Nee Yeath Tow no Riow

Date:
1710
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 x 7 5/8in. (25.4 x 19.4cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in plate, below, center: "On Nee Yeath Tow no Riow."; below, center (in bold): "CONING VAN GRANAIAH HORE vulgo CONING IAN."; below, center (in smaller, cursive writing): "Un des quatre Roys Indiens, lesquels ont eu audience apres la Reine de la Grande Britagne le 2 May 1710, requerans assistance contre les Francois en Amerique entre la Nouvelle Angleterre et Canadan etc."; below, right: "P. Schenck exc. Amst. C.P."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1510
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:54102
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