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Place of creation

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1 print / estampe : etching and aquatint, handcoloured with watercolour and gouache on wove paper, folded in half and mounted on wove paper folio in centre
Support: 66.000 x 49.900 cm (irregular)
Image: 50.000 x 23.200 cm
Platemark: 55.400 x 27.300 cm

Scope and content

- conserved bound maroon wove album with brownish red leather binding and matching cardboard case (52.0 x 37.3 cm); 56 folios, 17 cropped with wove paper prints attached; first and last folios are attached to covers; front cover bears an attached leather label reading: COLOURED PLATES / TO ACCOMPANY / HERIOT'S TRAVELS / IN THE / CANADAS; front of storage box bears the same label.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
No restrictions on access or on use for
reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-12780
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Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
BK-283 Item no. assigned by LAC 1
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Other accession no.
1989-479 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-479-1
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in the plate, l.l.: G.Heriot Esq[^r]. pinx[^t].; b.: View of Quebec. / (taken from Point Levi [sic]) / Printed for Richard Phillips.6 New Bridge Street London.; l.r.: J.C.Stadler sculp.; in pencil, verso, l.r.: G. HERIOT II-1b

Subject heading

1. Québec.
2. cityscape.
3. Québec (Québec) .


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