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Joseph Tayadaneega, Called the Brant

Joseph Tayadaneega, Called the Brant


Cf. C.S. 162; Russell 162 II.
DUPVY FYN / AUVERGNE 1742; l.c.: [cross surmounting I H S over 3 arrows]
Inscribed in the plate, b.: JOSEPH TAYANDANEEGA called the BRANT, / the Great Captain of the Six Nations. / Engraved from an Original Painting of G. Romney in the Collection of the Right Honble the Earl of Warwick by J.R. Smith.
Romney's portrait of Thayendanegea (or Joseph Brant, 1742/43- 1807), painted in 1776, is now in NGC (no. 8005).
Watermark, u.c.: T [T on lantern]

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Public Domain


Mezzotint on laid paper


Sheet (trimmed to within plate-mark) 499 x 353 mm


GEORGE ROMNEY (British, 1734-1802)


Toronto Reference Library


Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 158 Cab II