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ca. 1858-61


New York

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined


Stent & Laver

1 print : lithograph

Scope and content

Uncoloured landscape view of the city of Ottawa. This is a first state of the print, showing the city without the Parliament buildings.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
60 Item no. assigned by LAC 398
90: Open
Archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright : expired Credit : Library and Archives Canada, R13133-398

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Old framing number: 24-B-3

Physical condition note
Print is dirty and in poor condition - discoloured, marked from framing. Significant foxing at the top, stains on middle right. Bottom text (title part) is detached.

Related materials
LAC has several copies of this print. For a colour version, see acc. no. R11188-3.

Signatures and inscriptions
Recto, l.l.: Published by Mess'rs Stent & Laver, Architects &c. Ottawa C.W. l.c.: Copy Right secured in Canada and the United States. / CITY OF OTTAWA [coat of arms, "quiet study"] CANADA WEST. / To His Excellency the Right Honorable Sir Edmund Walker Head Bart. &c. &c. &c. Governor General of British North America. This View of the City of Ottawa / is by permission most respectfully dedicated by his Excellency's obliged and very obedient servants / Stent & Laver. / [in manuscript ink] 1855 [crossed out] 1857 l.r.: Sarony Major & Knapp Lith. 449 Broadway N.Y.

Subject heading

1. cityscape.
2. Ottawa (Ont.)