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Place of creation


1 drawing: pencil with charcoal; 22.8 x 18.2 cm.
Support: 18.200 x 22.800 cm

Scope and content

Profile portrait of William H. Scott (1797-1851)

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restriction on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-018446
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A084-02 Item no. assigned by LAC 84
90: Open
Other accession no.
1984-081 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1984-81-84 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: W. H. Scott aged 21 years and [afwards?] - / -Imprisoned December 1837

Subject heading

1. History Prisoners and prisons. Canada
2. Scott, William H., (William Henry), 1797-1851.


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