Painting, Watercolour

Title
Indian Canoe (Travelling)
Object ID
000.089.041
Category
Communication Artifacts, Art
Date Made
1880s
Materials
Watercolour on paper.
Description
Framed under glass with mat in a simple gilt wooden moulding. Watercolour has a First Nation's canoe with forteen men, and three Europeans, who appear to be resting or sleeping. There is a blue and white flag on the back of the canoe. Signed and dated at lower right corner, though the latter is partially hidden under the matte. The signature appears to be 'Hurdy', or 'Hardy' and the date is "June 7th 188_?"
Related people/organizations
created by: Hurd, F.P.
donated by: Everett, William