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image of Colonel Guy Johnson and Karonghyontye (Captain David Hill) Benjamin West (painter)
American, 1738 - 1820
Colonel Guy Johnson and Karonghyontye (Captain David Hill), 1776
oil on canvas
overall: 202 x 138 cm (79 1/2 x 54 5/16 in.) framed: 222.6 x 160 x 9.5 cm (87 5/8 x 63 x 3 3/4 in.)
Andrew W. Mellon Collection
On View
From the Tour: American Portraits of the Late 1700s and Early 1800s
Object 8 of 8

Exhibition History

Portraits of American Indians from Pocahontas to Sitting Bull, University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1938, uncatalogued, as Joseph Brant and Colonel Guy Johnson
The Painter and the New World/ Le Peintre et le Nouveau Monde, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1967, no. 85, as Colonel Guy Johnson and Chief Joseph Brant
The European Vision of America, National Gallery of Art, Washington; Cleveland Museum of Art; Grand Palais, Paris, 1975-1977, no. 177, repro., as Colonel Guy Johnson
Georgian Canada: Conflict and Culture, 1745-1820, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, 1984, no. 115, as Portrait of Colonel Guy Johnson

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