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Description found in Archives

Duck Hunting on the Prairies with an Emigrant Wagon Train in the Distance. 

Date(s)

1862

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil on paper
Support: 28.800 x 22.800 cm

Scope and content

Foreground shows a man hunting ducks while an emigrant train moves across the prairie in the distance.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
No restrictions on access or on use for
reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-013969
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Box
A097-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
90: Open
Other accession no.
1937-286 PIC
00001

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1937-286-1
Copyright: Expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Image of Canada / Visage du Canada. Curators: Michael Bell, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1972.01.19 - 1972.03.15, cat. no.: no. 58. Further venue: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Quebec; 1972.08.10 - 1972.09.30.
Further venue: Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario; 1972.11.16 - 1973.01.13.
Further venue: Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan; 1973.02.04 - 1973.02.24.
Further venue: Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba; 1973.03.19 - 1973.04.22.
Further venue: Glenbow Alberta Institute, Calgary, Alberta; 1973.10.01 - 1973.10.31.
Further venue: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Colombia; 1973.12.01 - 1973.12.31.
Further venue: Victoria Art Gallery, Victoria, British Colombia; 1974.01.15 - 1974.02.15.
Further venue: Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John's, Newfoundland; 1974.04.01 - 1974.04.30.
Further venue: Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, New Brunswick; 1974.05.15 - 1974.06.15.
Further venue: Confederation Centre, Charlottetown, P.E.I.; 1974.07.01 - 1974.08.30.
Further venue: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, Nova Scotia; 1974.09.15 - 1974.10.01.
Further venue: International Exhibition Foundation, Washington D.C.; 1975.
Exhibition title: W.G.R. Hind. Curators: Willistead Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario; 1967, cat. no.: no. 15.
Exhibition title: 150 Years of Watercolour Painting in Alberta. Curators: Victoria Baster, Glenbow-Alberta Institute, Calgary, Alberta; 1980.10.21 - 1981.02.21.
Exhibition title: A Boundless Horizon. Curators: Nancy E. Dillow, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba; 1983.09.15 - 1983.10.30.
Exhibition title: 150 Years of Art in Manitoba. Curators: Ferdinand Eckhart, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba; 1970.05.01 - 1970.08.31, cat. no.: no. 82.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in pen and black ink, verso u.l.: 2 Emigrant-Train / Crossing Prairie

Subject heading

1. Transportation.
2. SUBJ - HUNTING - GAME BIRDS.
3. SUBJ - TRANSPORTATION, LAND - WAGONS - COVERED.

Private

Other system control no.

2835756