"White Mud Portage," Saulteaux - ROM2010_11471_4


"White Mud Portage," Saulteaux

Maker: Paul Kane (1810 Mallow, Ireland–1871 Toronto, Canada)
Medium:Oil on canvas
Geography: Winnipeg River, Ontario, Canada
Date: 1849-1852
47 x 75.2 cm
Object number: 912.1.21
Credit Line: Gift of Sir Edmund Osler
Not on view
Description"Aug. 4th.—In the morning, we made the White Mud Portage, which was very picturesque, and of which I took a sketch, No. 20, with the Indians and squaws who were following us, carrying their canoes across." (Paul Kane, "Wanderings of an Artist," 1859:443)
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