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13 June 1837

Place of creation


1 drawing: pencil highlighted with white on wove paper; 12x21 cm (image); 26x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

The subject is a landscape depicting a fortress complex consisting of walls and buildings with a central round tower located on an island. The background consists of landmass features.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
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

Physical description note
Album of Mary Louisa Lambton, page 5.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: signature (MLL) and date on the artwork; title was erased from the page but is partly legible. Pencil frame drawn with a straight edge.