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Museum catalogue: Polar Art Collection


Coonahnik, the Esquimaux Indians Wife

Accession no.: N: 1565
Object name: Lithograph
Title: Coonahnik, the Esquimaux Indians Wife
Description: Coloured lithograph of 'Esquimaux', after a sketch by G.H. Jones, 1823.
Medium: Lithograph
Artist: Jones, G.H.
Note: Text, on front: 'Coonahnik, the Esquimaux Indians Wife, from Baffins Bay, now exhibiting at 183 Picadilly, opposite Burlington House'. See 'Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction', 3 May 1823, pp. 425-26.
  • Picture: Width: 280mm, height: 430mm
  • mount: Width: 405mm, height: 555mm