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PARCELLES VIES PASSE MINIATURE [1 record]

Record 1 2002-03-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Various Proper Names
  • National History
OBS

The miniature portrait collection is part of the rich portrait collection at the National Archives of Canada. Miniatures are small portraits and from an early period they were established as precious personal momentoes. Like larger portraits, these small, beautifully crafted pieces document the personalities important to Canadian history who have shaped our past.

Key term(s)
  • A Past in Miniatures

French

Domaine(s)
  • Appellations diverses
  • Histoires nationales
OBS

Les miniatures font partie de la riche collection de portraits des Archives nationales du Canada. Les miniatures sont de petits portraits et dès le début, on les considéra comme de précieux souvenirs personnels. Comme les plus grands portraits, ces miniatures exécutées avec soin représentent des personnages importants qui ont été les artisans de notre passé dans l'histoire canadienne.

Key term(s)
  • Un passé en miniatures

Spanish

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