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Description found in Archives

Date(s)

14 October [1847]

Place

[Niagara Falls]

Place of creation

Ontario

1 drawing: pencil, blue wash and white highlights on blue wove paper; 12.2x18 cm (image); 27x36 cm (folio)

Scope and content

A riverscape depicting a view of the Horseshoe Falls from below Table Rock. In the foreground below Table rock are several exposed rocks and a bare branch. Rocks are precariously balanced at the edge of Table Rock. The artist has shown the mist rising from the Falls.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Volume
17
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 [17].

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

Private

3994717