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28 April 1838

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 drawing: pencil on blue wove paper; 13.5x14.3 cm

Scope and content

A genre scene depicting two sailors onboard a Royal Navy ship. They are wearing broad-brimmed hats with flat crowns, wide-legged trousers and short jackets with round-cut collars. They are seated on deck at the rail. A belaying-cleat with line and fairleads are mounted on the rail.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
22 Item no. assigned by LAC 2
99: Closed pending processing
Archival reference no.

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, and family fonds (R977). Copyright: expired/périmé.

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: title and date; unsigned.