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2 edition of picture rock of Crooked Lake found in the catalog.

picture rock of Crooked Lake

Grace Lee Nute

picture rock of Crooked Lake

a painting by Francis Lee Jaques

by Grace Lee Nute

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Published by Minnesota Historical Society in [Minnesota? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Picture-writing, Indian,
  • Rock paintings -- Crooked Lake (Minn. and Ont.),
  • Crooked Lake (Minn. and Ont.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMinnesota history. Vol. 29.
    Statementtext by Grace Lee Nute.
    ContributionsJaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[7] p., [1] leaf of plates :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20339499M

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The Picture Rock of Crooked Lake [Nute, Grace Lee] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Picture Rock of Crooked LakeAuthor: Grace Lee Nute. The most famous of these cliffs is the Picture Rock of Crooked Lake, a narrow, tortuous body of water between Basswood Lake and Lac la Croix.

Its renown is due not only to its painted hiero­ glyphics, but, more especially, to its history. The first explorer to report this rock was also one of the most explicit in his account of Size: KB.

Above the brigade tower the cliffs of Picture Rock, which bear faint pictographs made by the area's early Indian inhabitants. Picture Rock at Crooked Lake was painted by Francis Lee Jaques, one of the foremost wildlife artists of the United States, and presented to the Minnesota Historical Society in by Frank B.

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WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Picture Rock at Crooked Lake (Supplied Title) Quantity: 1 painting: Format: Content Category: paintings Medium/Materials: oil Colorization: color Physical Support: canvas: Measurements: 33 inches height 42 inches width 38 inches height (frame) 47 1/4 inches width (frame) Creation: Painter: Jaques, Francis Lee: Subjects: Industry.

Fur trade. A French brigade of four canoes, paddled by voyageurs and loaded with baled furs, glides along Crooked Lake, a body of water between Basswood Lake and Lac La Croix in the Minnesota-Ontario border country.

Above the brigade tower the cliffs of Picture Rock, which bear faint pictographs made by the area's early Indian inhabitants.

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Furtman’s book will be somewhere in the dry pack. Burntside Lake – animal and human picto figures. Crooked Lake – see here for article “The Picture Rock of Crooked Lake” and here for pix. Fishdance Lake -map here; unenhanced version of. Francis Lee Jaques, Picture Rock at Crooked Lake (Return of the Voyageur), Oil on canvas, x : Francis Lee Jaques.

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Improve This Listing. Improve This Listing.5/5(2K). By Caitlin Silberman | 04/08/ Courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society Historian Grace Lee Nute and Francis Lee Jacques look over Jacques'.

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Forget about wrestling with a tent and all that gear and sleeping on the ground.Maps, Prints and Posters We offer reproductions of maps and paintings from the collections of the Minnesota Historical Society, as well as a selection of prints, photographs, and posters from Minnesota artists and photographers.

I have a Framed print of "Picture Rock at Crooked Lake" also known as "return of the Voyager " By Francis Lee Jaques.

I believe it is a print, however the picture is very shiny under the glass. I am not sure of the year. I have not been able to find any comparisons online for an idea on price.