Coureur de Bois Runners of the woods is a romantic legend of Canadian history these fearless fur trappers and experts at handling canoes laden with furs worked for either the Hudsons Bay Company or the North West Company in Montreal. Covered in bear grease to ward off the mosquitoes and black flys often they had a first nations wife and a wife and children back in England who they seldom visited as it took 3 months on a square rigged sailing ship!! today it takes 8 hours and 5 movies on a jet.


Dimensions 30 × 40 in