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January 21, 1824

Place of creation

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1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil with scraping out on wove paper
Support: 21.900 x 16.000 cm (irregular)
Image: 20.700 x 15.000 cm
Inventory no.: 900545
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
No restrictions on access or on use for
reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Microfiche 06:A1
90: Open
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-035970
Restrictions not set
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A140-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
1968-067 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1968-67-1
Copyright: Expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Image of Canada / Visage du Canada. Curators: Michael Bell, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1972.01.19 - 1972.03.15, cat. no.: no. 67. Further venue: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Quebec; 1972.08.10 - 1972.09.30.
Further venue: Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario; 1972.11.16 - 1973.01.13.
Further venue: Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan; 1973.02.04 - 1973.02.24.
Further venue: Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba; 1973.03.19 - 1973.04.22.
Further venue: Glenbow Alberta Institute, Calgary, Alberta; 1973.10.01 - 1973.10.31.
Further venue: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Colombia; 1973.12.01 - 1973.12.31.
Further venue: Victoria Art Gallery, Victoria, British Colombia; 1974.01.15 - 1974.02.15.
Further venue: Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John's, Newfoundland; 1974.04.01 - 1974.04.30.
Further venue: Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, New Brunswick; 1974.05.15 - 1974.06.15.
Further venue: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, Nova Scotia; 1974.09.15 - 1974.10.01.
Further venue: International Exhibition Foundation, Washington D.C.; 1975.
Exhibition title: Passages: le peinture au Québec; 1820-1850. Curators: Musée du Québec, Québec, Québec; 1991.10.16-1992.01.05. Further venue: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Colombia; 1992.04.29-1992.06.23.
Further venue: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia; 1992.08.01-1992.09.27.
Further venue: Musée des beaux-arts, Montréal, Québec; 1992.10.29-1993.01.03.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in pencil, verso c.: Quebec Jany 21. 1824 / about an hour after day Break. / Moon Setting- / The peculiar Crimson Band of Vapour / I observed for nearly a fortnight afterwards / every day, both after Sunset & before sunrise, / & always in the opposite quarter from him-

Subject heading

1. Québec.
2. landscape.


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