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21 June 1848



Place of creation

Québec (Province)

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

Scope and content

A landscape depicting buildings and vegetation on the shore of the Richelieu River with Mont Saint-Hilaire in the background. Architectureal features of the buildings include a bell-cast gable roof, dormer windows extending from the roof face and chimneys at each end of the roof apex. Close to the shoreline is a small wooded area.

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 [22] upper.

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