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[25-26 August] 1839

Place of creation


1 watercolour; pencil and watercolour on white wove paper; 17.4x26 cm (image); 26x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

A landscape depicting a view of the buildings and harbour of Cherbourg from a high point in the surrounding countryside. The masts of a number of vessels can be seen in the harbour.

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 91.

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