Painting, Watercolour

Title
Indian Canoe (Dip Net Fishing)
Object ID
000.089.040
Category
Communication Artifacts, Art
Date Made
1870 – 1880
Materials
Watercolour on paper
Description

A probable copy of the watercolour over pencil painting titled 'Fishing at Sault Ste. Marie Ontario, 1869' by William Armstrong. This painting features two Ojibwa canoes in the Saint Mary's River, with four men fishing with nets. A steam ship can be seen on the horizon. Signed at the lower right corner: 'Painted by FP Hurd.' Framed under glass with a mat in a simple gilt wooden moulding. Framed under glass with a mat in a simple gilt wooden moulding. Signed at lower right corner: 'Painted by FP Hurd".

Related people/organizations
created by: Hurd, F.P.
donated by: Everett, William