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September 1838



Place of creation

Québec (Province)

1 drawing: pencil and white highlights on blue wove paper; 16x24 cm (image); 26x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

The title refers to Pointe-Lévy. The subject is a marine scene depicting fore and aft rigged vessels sailing St. Lawrence River viewed from Pointe-Lévy [Lévis] on the south shore across from Quebec. Buildings are visible along the north and south shores. Trees and other vegetation at Pointe-Lévy partially obscure the north shore. The vessel nearest to the viewer is a sloop.

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 63.

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