Portrait of Micoc and her Son Tootac, Esquimeaux Indians by John Russell

Micoc has red and white beads hanging from either side of her head.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76 x 61 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,000 ( Total: £40,250)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Raphael Valls

She wears a medal which she is holding out with her right hand. Beside and behind her is her Tootac. Only his head is visible

Provenance

Captain Vernon Wentworth; B H Jacobson (bought at Christie's); Capt A F W Fuller; present owner (bought at Sotheby's Toronto)

Venue details

Guildford House Gallery 155 High Street, GUILDFORD Surrey GU1 3AJ 01483 444 751 www.guildford.gov.uk/guildfordhouse

Entry details

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