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English: A version of Lossing's engraving (in wood) of Shawnee chief Tecumseh with water colors on platinum print after a pencil sketch by French trader Pierre Le Dru at Vincennes, taken from life about 1808.[1] For origins and likeness, see the Commons description of Lossing's work.
Deutsch: Version in Aquarell auf Platindruck von Benson John Lossings Holzschnitt des Shawnee-Häuptlings Tecumseh, nach Vorlage(n) des Händlers Pierre Le Dru (und eines unbekannten Zeichners). Einzelheiten zu Quellen und Authentizität von Lossings Werk finden sich in dessen Beschreibung auf Commons.
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,[2][3] or water color c. 1915,[1] while Lossing's engraving appeared 1863[1] and was completed 1858 or later[4]
Source Toronto Public Library?[3][1]
Author unknown,[2][3] attributed to Owen Staples[1] (1866–1949)[5]
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  1. a b c d e Portrait of Tecumtha (c. 1808). Toronto Public Library. Retrieved on 10 May 2014.
  2. a b Carle, Mélanie; Robert de Rome (2001-12). Gravures dans l'Histoire des Canadiens-Français de Benjamin Sulte : Tecumseh [Tech-kum-thai] (vers 1768–1813) (in fr). Université du Québec à Montréal. Retrieved on 8 May 2014.
  3. a b c Tecumseh 1768–1813. Emerson (Unknown date
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    ). Retrieved on 30 April 2014.
  4. Lossing, Benson John (1868). The pictorial field-book of the war of 1812. Chapter XIV – Campaign on the Detroit Frontier. Footnote of p. 283 / note 35 of Chap. XIV. Retrieved on 3 May 2014.
  5. Heritage Mississauga – Staples, Owen. Retrieved on 10 May 2014.

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