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Title Collection of paintings by William Alexander
Artist Alexander, William (1767-1816)
Date 1798
Document Type Art
Description William Alexander's watercolor drawings prepared to illustrate George Vancouver's A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, 1798.
Places Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada; Hawaii, United States; Chile
Keywords tattoo, village, mask, dress, animal, portrait, indigenous peoples, ship, landscape, river, children, art
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters; American Indians and the European Powers
Culture Area Northwest Coast, California,
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT oversize Ayer Art Alexander