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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Support: 31.500 x 21.000 cm
Image: 31.500 x 21.000 cm
Scope and content
Watercolour of an old beggar sitting on the ground. Pau is the capital city of the province of Pyrénées-Atlantiques in France. According to dates on the French watercolours (1990-207-79X, -80X, -82X, and -83X) Falkland was in France during 1839-40, just before she went to Nova Scotia.
See 1990-207-48X or -49X about Mrs. Wyatt, possibly a companion of Falkland's on her French trip.
There is an unfinished pencil sketch copy of a Holbein portrait drawing on the reverse of this watercolour.
Copy negative C-105128
A076-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 83
1990-207 X DAP
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1990-207-83R
Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in pencil on support recto, u.r.: Quand j'étois jeune j'étois joli/comme vous!
Inscription: in pencil on support recto, l.l. partially under wash:An old french beggar/Pau 1840
Attributions and conjectures
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