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Paul Kane in The Art of Paul Kane

The Art of Paul Kane

2006 NR

Relive the incredible westward journey of Toronto painter Paul Kane as he encounters and documents First Nations and Metis cultures along the Hudson's Bay Company's fur trading route during the 1840s. This documentary includes Kane's rare field sketches and notes, as well as his famed oil paintings and travelogue. Interactive features allow viewers to take a more detailed look at the various Kane works or access video commentary from experts.