“The Historical Figures of Canada”.
John Cabot (Giovanni Caboto) (c.1450 – c.1499) – an Italian seaman, navigator, explorer, merchant – whose voyages in 1497 and 1498 under the commission of Henry YII King of England became the ground for the 18th century British claim to Canada.
Doll : polymer clay, wire, fabric, wood.
Henry YII, King of England.
Jaques Cartier (31 December 1491 – 1 September 1557) – a French mariner and explorer, who under the commission of Francois I, king of France, discovered and described the Gulf of Saint Lawrence and Saint Lawrence River area (1534, 1535-1536, 1541-1542). Cartier took the Indian word “kanata” (village, community) to be the name of the land he found.
Doll: polymer clay, wire, fabric, metal sheet.
Francois I, king of France
“The Historical Figures of Canada” doll collection by Irina Gorelkina.