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ca. 1820


258 High Street, Borough, London, England

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 print / estampe : hand coloured engraving
Support: 30.200 x 19.700 cm (irregular)

Scope and content

Mounted and matted (both glued), stained left, right and lower edge, soiled, wrinkled, depicts children playing a game outside while adults look on.
19th century engraving printed and sold as a decorative piece.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A277-02 Item no. assigned by LAC 33
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
1974-044 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1974-44-33 Source: transfer from Manuscript Division, MG24 D86. (Boivin Family Papers)

Additional name(s)

Artist: Unknown.

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Dated.
Inscription: Inscribed recto: l.c. "Threading the Needle / Printed and Sold by W. Belch, 258, High Street, Borough, London." in print.

Subject heading

1. sport.
2. amusements.
3. divertissement.
4. SUBJ. - Sport/Amusements : Children Playing a Game Outside.


Other system control no.