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Place of creation

Québec (Province)

1 watercolour: pencil and watercolour on wove paper; 16.5x24 cm

Scope and content

A riverscape depicting a view of Wolfe's Cove along the St. Lawrence River. There are numerous masted vessels in the water and buildings along the shoreline.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
23 Item no. assigned by LAC 4
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.

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Additional information

Physical description note
Item was framed in the 1850s.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription on the verso: By Capt A.T. Hamilton / Quebec from Spencer Wood / 1852. Title written in pencil on the wood backing of the framed work and in ink on the framer's label (Samuel Jennings, Carver, Gilder & Printseller, Manchester Square, London).