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17 July 1838



Place of creation


1 drawing: pencil and white highlights on blue wove paper; 15.7x24 cm (image); 26x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

The subject is a landscape depicting a view of vegetation and the American and Bridal Veil Falls on the Niagara River from the opposing shore. At the right of the Bridal Veil Falls is Goat Island and to the left, the falls are separated by Luna Island. At the left of the American Falls, there are two buildings along [a road] leading down to the shore from Prospect Point. A third building is in the background.

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 48.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: signature (MLL) and date on the artwork; no title provided. Pencil frame drawn with a straight edge.