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29 September 1847


Lac Saint-Pierre

Place of creation

Québec (Province)

1 drawing: pencil and white highlights on wove paper; 8.6x12.2 cm (image); 27x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

A marine scene depicting a view of Lake St. Peter in the St. Lawrence River with a landmass on either shore and another in the background, rising in the distance. Two schooners, two-masted sailing vessels with fore and aft rigging, sail in the water.

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) Bruce, page [4] upper.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: signature (MLE), date and title written on the artwork. Pencil frame drawn with a straight edge.