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after 1818

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour and grey wash with gu;m arabic and pencil on paper
Support: 43.800 x 28.000 cm (irregular)

Scope and content

squared in pencil for transfer

Graphic (art)
90: Open
No restrictions on use for reproduction
or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-114512
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A057-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 17
90: Open
Other accession no.
1981-055 X PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1981-55-17 Acquired with the assistance of a special grant from the Minister of Communications under the terms of the Cultural Property Import and Export Review Act
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: A Place in History. Curators: Art Section, Documentary Art and Photography Division, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1990.10.31-1991.03.31.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in brown ink, recto, b.: Die Eisberge in Kotzebue-Sund; in brushpoint and grey wash, recto, along b. edge: (cropped); in pencil, recto, u.l.: 12.; in pencil, verso u.l.: 800;
Inscription: (Complete Transcription)

Watermark: l.r.: J. Whatman

Subject heading

1. landscape.
2. Inuit.
3. GEOG. - U.S.A. : Alaska - Kotzebue Sound.
4. SUBJ. - Landscape : Depicting View Of Icebergs, Alaska - Kotzebue Sound.
5. SUBJ. - Natives : Inuit - Harpoons, Bows & Arrows.
6. Alaska.


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