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Historical Subjects

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Thumbnail of The Fathers of Confederation. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Fathers of Confederation
Object name: Painting
Artist: Rex Woods
Date: 1968
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 213.36 x 365.72 cm
Catalogue no.: O-609
Thumbnail of Queen Victoria. Click to view a larger version. Title: Queen Victoria
Object name: Painting
Artist: John Partridge
Date: 1842
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 266 x 174 cm
Catalogue no.: O-1189
Thumbnail of Sir George E. Cartier. Click to view a larger version. Title: Sir George E. Cartier
Object name: Miniature
Artist: Juliette de Lavoye
Date: circa 1965
Medium: Watercolour on ivory
Material: Glass; velvet; walnut
Dimensions: 17 x 15 cm
Catalogue no.: O-3926.5
Thumbnail of George Brown. Click to view a larger version. Title: George Brown
Object name: Miniature
Artist: Juliette de Lavoye
Date: circa 1965
Medium: Watercolour on ivory
Material: Glass; velvet; walnut
Dimensions: 17 x 15 cm
Catalogue no.: O-3926.2
Thumbnail of Sir John A. Macdonald. Click to view a larger version. Title: Sir John A. Macdonald
Object name: Miniature
Artist: Juliette de Lavoye
Date: circa 1965
Medium: Watercolour on ivory
Material: Glass; velvet; walnut
Dimensions: 17 x 15 cm
Catalogue no.: O-3926.21
Thumbnail of The Royal Visit, 1939. Click to view a larger version. Title: The Royal Visit, 1939
Object name: Painting
Artist: Frank Owen Salisbury
Date: 1941
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 127 x 101.5 cm
Catalogue no.: O-700
Thumbnail of Opening of Parliament in the 19th Century. Click to view a larger version. Title: Opening of Parliament in the 19th Century
Object name: Painting
Artist: William Harvey Sadd
Date: 1901
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 80 x 69 cm
Catalogue no.: O-3928
Thumbnail of Discovery of Canada by Jacques Cartier. Click to view a larger version. Title: Discovery of Canada by Jacques Cartier
Object name: Painting
Artist: Copy by Augustine Leriverend after Ferdinand Perrot (1840)
Date: no date
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 120.5 x 183 cm
Catalogue no.: O-2105
Thumbnail of Major General James Wolfe. Click to view a larger version. Title: Major General James Wolfe
Object name: Painting
Artist: Copy by Théophile Hamel
Date: circa 1865
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 85.5 x 67.5 cm
Catalogue no.: O-2023
Thumbnail of Louis Joseph Marquis de Montcalm. Click to view a larger version. Title: Louis Joseph Marquis de Montcalm
Object name: Painting
Artist: Copy by Théophile Hamel
Date: circa 1865
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 85.3 x 68 cm
Catalogue no.: O-2022
Thumbnail of Sir George Prevost. Click to view a larger version. Title: Sir George Prevost
Object name: Painting
Artist: Copy by Théophile Hamel after Robert Field (circa 1808)
Date: 1864
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 95 x 77 cm
Catalogue no.: O-4412
Thumbnail of Amerigo Vespucci. Click to view a larger version. Title: Amerigo Vespucci
Object name: Painting
Artist: Copy by Antoine Sébastien Falardeau
Date: 1857
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 66.5 x 54.5 cm
Catalogue no.: O-273
Thumbnail of Christopher Columbus. Click to view a larger version. Title: Christopher Columbus
Object name: Painting
Artist: Copy by Antoine Sébastien Falardeau
Date: 1853
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 66.5 x 54.5 cm
Catalogue no.: O-272
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