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Gate Street, London, England

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined


Day & Son
sold by: Thomas Jefferys, Corner of St.Martins Lane, Charing Cross

1 print / estampe : coloured lithograph
Image: 40.900 x 32.000

Scope and content

Discoloured. Foxed. Damaged and torm from binding along upper edge. Brown parcel tape along lower edge, verso. Pin holes at edge of image at r. and l.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restriction on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-041013
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A327-01/X1 Item no. assigned by LAC 1946
90: Open
Other accession no.
1970-188 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1970-188-1946 W.H. Coverdale Collection of Canadiana
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

publication: A Series of Eight Sketches ... by Lieut. S. G. Cresswell ... Northwest Passage. London, 1854, No. VIII.

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: First Impressions: European View of the Natural History of Canada. Curators: Victoria Dickenson, Eva Major-Marothy, Agnes Etherington Art Centre; 1992.09.20-1992.11.22. Further venue: Leonard And Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia U.: 1993.01.07-1993.02.20.
Further venue: Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon: 1993.05.07-1993.06.27.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: Inscribed in the print, lower border, "Lieut. S. Gurney Creswell [sic], Del W. Simpson, Lith. London, Published 15th May, 1854, by Day & Son, Gate St., Linc. Inn Fds & Ackermann & Co. Strand. Printed in colours by Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen. VIII [Titled as above]."

Subject heading

1. transportation.
2. SUBJ. - Transportation, Land : Sleigh.
3. SUBJ. - Discoveries & Explorations : 1850-1854, Belcher Expedition.


Other system control no.