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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Image: 3.900 x 4.700 cm (sight, oval, image)
Locket / case: 4.500 x 5.400 x 0.900 cm (oval case)
Inventory no.: min088
Scope and content
Katherine Jane Ellice was the wife of Edward Ellice Jr. (1810-1880). She presented the miniature to her husband in 1841; the inscribed date on the locket is that of the eve of their wedding anniversary.
This is one of three miniatures of the Ellice family by Ross; see accessions nos. 1983-88-1 and 1983-88-2.
Colour transparencies: recto support, and recto in opened locket.
Note former negative number for recto in open locket: C-133004.
Conditions of access
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restrictions on use for reproduction or publication
Copy negative C-131638
MIN-088 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1987-97-1
Exhibition title: Small Wonders: A National Archives of Canada Exhibition of Portrait Miniatures; Exhibition of Reproductions. Curators: Martha Marleau, National Archives of Canada, cat. no.: 12c. Further venue: National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario: 1995.02.13-1995.06.26.
Exhibition title: Treasured Memories.
Curators: Tétrault, Martin.
Curators: National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1997.05.14 - 1998.01.
Exhibition title: Rébellions 1837 to 1838 Patriotes Vs Loyaux. Curators: Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal, Quebec; 2007.11.06 - 2008.04.27.
Signatures and inscriptions
2. Ellice, Katherine Jane,
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