Nicolas Point Missionary Drawings Collection

Dublin Core

Title

Nicolas Point Missionary Drawings Collection

Source

De Smetiana collection [MIS.8.001]

Publisher

Jesuit Archives: Central United States

Contributor

Jesuit Archives: Central United States

Rights

Reproduced with permission of the Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus.

Format

JPEG

Language

fre
eng

Type

Still images

Identifier

JA-IX-C-9

Abstract

The Nicolas Point Gallery introduces the missionary activities of the Jesuits among Native American in the Northwestern and Midwestern United States. Pencil sketches and watercolor drawings by Jesuit Nicolas Point (1799-1868) depict the encounter between the various groups.

Date Available

2016-9-28

Extent

109 items

Temporal Coverage

circa 1841-1847

Rights Holder

Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus.

Items in the Nicolas Point Missionary Drawings Collection Collection

Le Pére, la mére, et la petite fille appercevant un troupeau de buffles.
A native American family hunting buffalo. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

Gervais abandonmè de son camarde de sent de son courteau contre un ours blane qui le laisse après avoir été blessé.
Gervais abandons his companion following a bear attack. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

Conjuncture critique et delivrance d'Adolphe par Abraham.
Adolphe escapes a bear attack on his horse, Abraham. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

Jean Baptiste l'iroquois tuant trois ours et blessant.
Jean Baptiste hunts bears from a tree. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

[Buffalo]
A buffalo. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

Un chasseur lancè dans les airs par un Buffle quil croyoit avoir tuè.
A buffalo hunt. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

Arantures perilleures et plaisantes.
A buffalo hunt. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

Beauxcoups de Chasse.
A buffalo hunt. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.

Details d'une chasse.
Details of a buffalo hunt. Ink on paper, circa 1842.

Cactique des Chasseur
A buffalo hunt. Ink on paper, circa 1841-1847.