Thayendanegea (Joseph Brant, 1742-1807), from "History of the Indian Tribes of North America"

after Charles Bird King, American, 1785 - 1862
after Henry Inman, American, 1801 - 1846



Hand colored lithograph on paper

Sheet: 20 × 14 in. (50.8 × 35.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Commander and Mrs. Charles Walkley, Class of 1938



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, lower center margin: Thayendanega, The Great Captain of the Six Nations, / Published by F.W. Greenough, Phila. / Drawn, Printed & Coloured at I.T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment,/ No. 94 Walnut St.

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