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9 October [1847]

Place of creation


1 drawing: pencil, watercolour and white highlights on blue wove paper; 9.2x12.2 cm (image); 27x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

A landscape / riverscape depiciting a view of three buildings and surrounding vegetation on a rise of land on the Niagara River at Queenston. The artist has suggested a road leading upwards from the shoreline ending behind the building closest to the shore The buildings have gable roofs and chimneys at the roof apex.

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 [11] upper.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: date and title provided on the artwork; unsigned. Pencil frame drawn with a straight edge.