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Image number
XOS6380855
Title
Sequoyah (c. 1770-1843), c.1830 (oil on canvas)
Artist
Inman, Henry (1801-46) / American
Location
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, USA
Medium
oil on canvas
Date
c. 1830 AD (C19th AD)
Dimensions
76.8 x 64.1 cms
Description
Sequoyah, was a Native American polymath of the Cherokee Nation. In 1821 he completed his independent creation of the Cherokee syllabary, making reading and writing in Cherokee possible.
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
19th century / 19 century / XIX century / XIXth century / Nineteenth Century / c19th / 19 19th XIX XIXth century / 19 XIXe xix xixe siècle / 19 nineteenth nineteenth nineteenth century / desk / writing desk / calligraphy / calligraphic / writing / text / inscription / words / colour / colours / color / coloured / man / men / masculine / virility / native American / indigenous peoples of the Americas / native / culture / civilisation / painting / paint / art / arts / portrait / pen / pens / office supply / school supply / turban / hat / clothes / clothe / cloth / one person / person / only one person / seated / seating / oil on canvas /
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