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Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 print: lithograph printed in black; 12x18 cm (image); 25.3x34 cm (page)

Scope and content

A genre scene depicting a beach at low tide. Several figures walk along the shore into the distance. The figure closest to the foreground is seated on a [horse] carrying double baskets on it's back. A figure is standing next to one of two single-masted vessels sitting on the shore. Three tracks extend along the shore into the distance. Several figures are walking uphill towards buildings at the right. Overlooking the beach on a rise of land is a vertical shaft windmill. There are pieces of wood, rocks and a bollard with lines wound around the bottom on the beach as it rises towards the buildings on the right.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
23 Item no. assigned by LAC 8
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

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: signature (MLL); undated and untitled. With the following inscription at the bottom: "Lith. U. Steinbach, rue des Pois, 6, St Pétersbourg".