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23 June 1837


North Sea

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 drawing: pencil on wove paper, corners cut diagonally; 12.5x18 cm (image); 26x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

Title refers to the North Sea. The subject is a marinescape depicting a manned sloop with a single mast and fore and aft rigging. Four figures wearing hats are in the vessel. In the background is another fore and aft rigged vessel and a third masted vessel in the distance.

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 14.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: signature (MLL) and date on the artwork; title written on the album page. Pencil frame drawn with a straight edge.