Joseph Tayadaneega called the Brant, the Great Captain of the Six Nations Return to object viewer Joseph Tayadaneega called the Brant, the Great Captain of the Six Nations Creator George Romney Place [London] Date 1779; 1751-1800 Notes Portrait of Captain Joseph Brant or Thayendanegea, a Mohawk chief, holding a hatchet or tomahawk with feathered headdress, metal gorget and armbands.Romney painted this portrait in London when Brant visited the city with Sir William Johnson, the royal commissioner of Indian affairs in America. Lord George Germain had a box of prints of the painting made and gave them to Brant as a gift. Today the painting is in the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. This print is described as a "scratch letter proof--1st State." Part of En779 R766j JCB Call Number En779 R766j Accession Number 31732 Format Visual Material Subject Indigenous peoples Portraits Indians of North America--Portraits Geographic area North America Language English 2.8X 2.0X Dimensions 38.3 cm x 53 cm. Material ink paper Technique mezzotint engraving Add to project Close notification Looks like you're on a mobile device To annotate, collaborate, and publish projects you need to switch to desktop.