Adam Miller’s Quebec, an oil on canvas in the style of the Old Masters, presents figures from the founding of the province to figures from Quebec today.

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For those in need of a history lesson, here’s an annotated version of the painting, which is inspired by Benjamin West’s 1770 painting The Death of General Wolfe.

1. The Battle of Long Sault
2. Lionel Groulx
3. The death of General Wolfe
4. The death of Montcalm
5. Blankets infected with smallpox
6. The King’s Daughters
7. Jacques Cartier
8. Chief Donnacona
9. Samuel de Champlain
10. Wilfrid Laurier
11. John A. Macdonald
12. Louis Riel
13. The first Jesuit missionaries
14. The Red River Rebellion
15. Stephen Harper
16. Brian Mulroney
17. Jean Lesage
18. Jean Charest
19. Bernard Landry
20. Justin Trudeau
21. Jean Chrétien
22. Lucien Bouchard
23. Pierre Elliott Trudeau
24. Daniel Johnson Sr.
25. Pauline Marois
26. René Lévesque
27. Robert Bourassa
28. Jacques Parizeau
29. Philippe Couillard
30. Paul Desmarais
31. Pierre Marc Johnson
32. Paul Martin
33. Joe Norton
34. Ellen Gabriel
35. Daniel Johnson Jr.
36. Kim Campbell
37. James Cross
38. Paul Rose
39. October crisis
40. Oka crisis
41. Pierre Laporte


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