The Brave Old Hendrick, the great sachem (c. 1685-1755)

Unidentified artist
Date: c. 1740
Medium: Engraving and etching on laid paper
Dimensions: 14 1/2 H x 10 3/8 W

Inscription: “the brave old Hendrick, the great SACHEM, or Chief of the Mohawk Indians, / one of the Six Nations now in alliance with & Subject to the King of Great Britain. / Sold by Eliz. Bakewell opposite Birchin Lane in Cornhill.”

Credit: Bequest of Mrs. Henry M. Sage
Accession Number: 1972.65.13