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Place of creation


1 drawing: pencil with charcoal, stumped, on tracing paper; 25.5 x 20.3 cm.
Support: 20.300 x 25.500 cm

Scope and content

Profile portrait of Augustin-Magloire Blanchet (1797-1887).
Pin holes - possibly used for tracing.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restriction on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-018458
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A082-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 8
90: Open
Other accession no.
1984-081 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1984-81-8, e010930944 Source: Alberte G. Bourassa, Carmel Watson, Jeanne & Pierre G. Décarie
Copyright: Expired
Restrictions on use: nil

Additional information

Exhibitions note
Exhibition Title: Les Rébellions de 1837-1838. Curator: Nicole Lemay, Musée David M. Stewart, Montreal, Quebec; 1988.02.11-1988.04.24. Further Venue: Musée de Vaundreuil, Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec; 1988.05.07-1988.06.12.
Exhibition title: Double Take: Portraits of Intriguing Canadians / Volte-face: Portraits de Canadiens fascinants. Curator: Caroline Cook. Library and Archives Canada Exhibition. Confederation Centre Art Gallery. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island; 2012.03.31 -2012.09.03. Further venue: McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario; 2012.09.22 – 2013.02.24 Further venue: Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Quebec; 2013.03.21 – 2013.10.14

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: Inscribed recto: in pen and brown ink, l.c. "Augustin-Magloire Blanchet curé / de s Charles, Comté Richelieu / incarcéré le 16 décembre 1837. / Devenu depuis"; in pencil, l.c. "à 85 - pres (sic) Boston / Maintenant Evêque (sic)"; l.r. "Dec: 1887"; Verso: in pen and black ink, on mount c. "No 58 / J.G.D.".

Subject heading

1. Blanchet, Augustin Magloire Alexandre, 1797-1887.
2. History Prisoners and prisons. Canada
3. Bishops. Catholic Church Canada


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