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Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 painting : oil on canvas ; 208.0 x 114.0 cm.
Image: 114.000 x 208.000 cm
Platemark: 136.000 x 231.000 x 6.500 cm
Inventory no.: op0132

Scope and content

Stored in a handling frame
This is a full-length standing portrait of Sir Wilfrid Laurier.
The portrait is one of five known portraits of Laurier by John Wentworth Russell. Others portraits are held at: the National Gallery of Canada, the House of Commons (neg. no. C-116814) and the LAC, Laurier House Collection (neg. no. C-079744).
Artist file: 705-663; portrait file: 204-11.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
To be viewed with the assistance of the
Portrait Gallery of Canada.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-147256
90: Open
Graphic (art)
Copy negative A-3017
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
OP-0132 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
99: Closed pending processing
Other accession no.
1990-363 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, archival reference number 1990-363, c147256
Copyright : Expired
Restrictions on use : None

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: Inscribed in brushpoint and black paint, l.r.: J W Russell / Chateau Laurier / Ottawa 1913


Other system control no.