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Place of creation


1 drawing: pencil with charcoal; 27.7 x 21.5 cm.
Support: 21.500 x 27.700

Scope and content

Profile portrait of Louis- Raymond dit Louiszémond Plessis-Bélair.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restriction on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-018448
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A084-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 78
90: Open
Other accession no.
1984-081 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1984-81-78, e010930937 Source: Alberte G. Bourassa, Carmel Watson, Jeanne & Pierre G. Décarie
Copyright: Expired
Restrictions on use: nil

Additional information

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: louizémond plessis agé 73 ans - / - Bourgeois Montréal - / - emprisonné le 31 .JJanvi 1838

Subject heading

1. Plessis-Bélair, Louis-Raymond, ca. 1765.
2. History Prisoners and prisons. Canada


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