1956.0567 A, B Painting and Frame
  • 1956.0567 A, B Painting and Frame
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Painting

  • Title:

    Audience Given by the Trustees of Georgia to a Delegation of Creek Indians

  • Category:

    Paintings

  • Creator (Role):

    William Verelst (Painter)

  • Place of Origin:

    London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1734-1735

  • Materials:

    Oil paint; Canvas

  • Techniques:

    Painted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1956.0567 A


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Object Number

1956.0567 A

Object Name

Painting

Title

Audience Given by the Trustees of Georgia to a Delegation of Creek Indians

Category

Paintings

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

William Verelst (Painter)-1756

Place of Origin

London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1734-1735

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Signature; Lower right; W.\m Verelst Pinxt.

Subjects

Portrait; Historical; American Indian; Native American

Materials

Oil paint; Canvas

Techniques

Painted

Dimensions (inches)

48.5 (H) , 61.375 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

123.19 (H) , 155.893 (W)

Measurement Notes

H at proper left stretcher. W at bottom stretcher.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Richardson, Edgar P. 1986 American Paintings and Related Pictures in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Published at cat. no. 63, pp. 124-5.
[Article] Sweeney, John A. H. 11//1971 Paintings in the Winterthur Collection. Antiques. 100 (5): 758-767.
Published as pl. no. 1, p. 760.
[Book] Marschner, Joanna. 2017 Enlightened Princesses: Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte, and the Shaping of the Modern World.
Published: p. 520, no. 30.04
[Book] Lockwood, Alice J. B. 1934 Gardens of Colony and State: Gardens and Gardeners of the American Colonies and of the Republic Before 1840. 2.
Key to figures in painting on p. 271.
[Article] Panther-Yates, Donald. 2001 A Portrait of Cherokee Chief Attakullakulla from the 1730s, A Discussion of William Verelst's "Trustees of Georgia" Painting. The Journal of Cherokee Studies. 22: 4-20.

[Book] Pratt, Stephanie. 2008 The Indian Atlantic.
forthcoming essay in this book deals with this painting
[Article] Rademacher, Cay. 2014 Pfad Der Tranen (Trail of Tears). Geo Epoche. 2014 (August): 40-53.
Article in german-language magazine about artwork depicting the trail of tears.
[Electronic] Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of the American Indian. 2016 Many Trails of Tears Teaching Module. Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of the American Indian

[Other] Jamestown-Yorktown Settlement Victory Center. Bartering for a Continent: How Anglo-Indian Trade Shaped America.

[Book] Calloway, Colin G. 2016 The World Turned Upside Down: Indian Voices fromEarly America.

[Electronic] The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. 2007 Emissaries of Peace Electronic Field Trip. The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 2016 http://www.colonialwilliamsburg.org/History/teaching/eft/emissaries/index.cfm

[Other] Virginia's Explore Park. From Pathways to Railways.

[Book] Meyers, Christopher C. The Empire State of the South: Georgia History in Documents and Essays.

[Web Site] Carl Vinson Institute of Goverment. 2008 GeorgiaInfo. University of Georgia 2016 http://georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu/