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[6 September] 1839

Place of creation


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

Scope and content

Title refers to the Isle of Wight. A marine scene depicting a view of the buildings of Yarmouth from The Solent. At the shoreline is the north wall of the blockhouse, Yarmouth Castle. In the water are several single-masted fore and aft rigged vessels.

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 [89].

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: date and title written on the artwork; unsigned.