George Henry Craig (Canadian, 1853 - 1923)
Nova Scotia, O/C signed "G.H.Craig, 90", titled obverse, "Algonquin Squaw".
Late 19th century
Measurements: 9 1/2" x 7 1/2" (site size)
Condition: Professionally cleaned, original frame.
One of very few and accurate portraits of a Mi'kmaq lady in full costume with her creations at her feet, sited at the Prince's Lodge, Bedford Basin, Halifax.
George Craig had a photographic studio in Dartmouth and was an avid amateur painter.
George Henry Craig (Canadian 1853-1923) Portrait of a Mi'kmaq basket seller 1890
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