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Place of creation


1 drawing: pencil with charcoal; 27.9 x 21.5 cm (image); 28.1 x 21.6 cm (support).
Support: 21.600 x 28.100

Scope and content

Profile portrait of André Benjamin Papineau.
Pin holes - possibly used in tracing.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restriction on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-018416
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A084-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 72
90: Open
Other accession no.
1984-081 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1984-81-72, e010930936 Source: Alberte G. Bourassa, Carmel Watson, Jeanne & Pierre G. Décarie
Copyright: expired
Restrictions on use: nil

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
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: in pen and brown ink, recto, bottom: A.B.Papineau 28 ans Notaire [S. Martin?]- / -emprisonné le 26 déc 1837.

Subject heading

1. Papineau, André-Benjamin, 1809-1890.
2. Politicians Canada.
3. History Prisoners and prisons. Canada


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