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ca. 19th century


Paris, France

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined


sold by: J. Durie & Sons, General Booksellers & Stationers, Sparks St., Ottawa, Ontario

1 print / estampe : engraving
Image: 24.300 x 11.100 cm (image)

Scope and content

The print depicts a view of Niagara Falls from the American side, showing three figures in the foreground, a steamboat below the falls and the tower above hthe falls. It is taken from an unkown book.
Dec. 1975 - the print is badly soiled and stained (l.l. & l.r.). It is slightly foxed and creased. The upper edge shows evidence of having been torn from a book.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A221-02 Item no. assigned by LAC 18
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
1975-030 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1975-30-18 Source: transfer from the National Library, Georges A. Daviault Collection.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Dated.
Inscription: Inscribed recto: l.l. "J. Noël del." in the plate; l.r "Outhwaite sc." in the plate; l.c. "Imp. Ch. Chardon ainé ____ Paris. // LES CATARACTES Du NIAGARA." in the plate.

Subject heading

1. landscape.
2. paysage.
3. Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)
4. Niagara, Chutes du (N.Y. et Ont.)


Other system control no.