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From the Crest of the Granite Quarry above Melville Island Looking toward Bedford Basin,. 


May 21, 1842

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil on wove paper
Support: 33.400 x 25.200 cm
Inventory no.: 000312
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
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reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-013738
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Graphic (art)
Microfiche 07:E1
90: Open
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A138-02 Item no. assigned by LAC 28
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Other accession no.
1989-397 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-397-28
Copyright: Expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: 200 Years of Art in Halifax. Curators: Queen Elizabeth H.S., Halifax, Nova Scotia; 1985.07.18 - 1985.08.20.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in pencil, recto c.: Sackville Br. Triangle Cottage - Steele Edwards Valley Inn McAlpin Connely's Inn Doyle's & Murphy's Doyle's Barn Horizontal Mill; in pen and blue ink, verso c.: N. Scotia [underlined] / From Crest of the Granite Quarry above Melville Island. looking / toward Bedford Basin - 21[^st:] May 1842 / Tormented to death by black.flies & Mosquitoes - hurry!

Subject heading

1. Nova Scotia.
2. landscape.


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