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Date(s)

June 22, 1807

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour : watercolour over pencil on wove paper mounted on wove paper mounted on brown folio.
Support: 28.300 x 20.900
Image: 18.500 x 13.200
Secondary support: 36.200 x 26.100

Scope and content

- bound navy blue leather cover with embossed and gold design borders (27.0 x 38.0 x 4.0 cm); brown marbled endpapers which attach first and last folios; 87 folios, 26 bearing images on the recto (fol. 20 bears an image on the verso as well); no title page; spine of album reads: DRAWINGS / - / HERIOT; inscriptions accompanying certain works appear in l.r. of paper mounts or l.r. of folio pages; all images have been removed from album for conservation.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
No restrictions on access or on use for
reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-012730
Restrictions not set
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Box
A093-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 14
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
00014
1989-471 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-471-14
Copyright: Expired.

Additional information

Removed from: Album: "Drawings - Heriot"

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. 53. 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, Vanocuver, 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. Johyn'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: George Heriot: Painter of the Canadas. Curators: Gerlad Finley, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, Ontario; 1978.11.12 - 1978.12.31, cat. no.: no. 71. Further venue: National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1979.01.26 - 1979.03.04.
Further venue: McCord Museum, Montreal, Quebec; 1979.03.20 - 1979.04.18.
Further venue: Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario; 1979.05.03 - 1979.06.02.
Further venue: Sigmund Samuel Canadiana Gallery, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario; 1979.06.16 - 1979.07.14.
Exhibition title: Great Expectations: The European Vision in Nova Scotia 1749-1848. Curators: Art Gallery, Mount St. Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia; 1980.10.17 - 1980.11.23. Further venue: Canadiana Gallery, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario; 1981.01.16 - 1981.02.23.
Further venue: McCord Museum, Montreal, Quebec; 1981.03.25 - 1981.05.03.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in brown ink, verso, t.: Chief Justice Blower's Seat near Windsor N. Scotia; b.: Drawn on the spot by Geo Heriot, 22[d] June 1807; in pencil, mount recto, b.: Chief Justice Blower's seat near Windsor NS / 1807; in pencil, fol. 21 recto (p. 14), l.r.: G. Heriot I-14

Subject heading

1. Nova Scotia.
2. Architecture.
3. Blowers, Samson Salter, 1742-1842.
4. Environs. Windsor (N.S.)

Private

Other system control no.

2836522