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Place of creation

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1 print / estampe : etching and aquatint, handcoloured with watercolour on wove paper attached along left side to wove paper folio
Support: 32.800 x 50.000 cm (irregular)
Image: 18.300 x 13.400 cm
Platemark: 26.100 x 20.200 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-12785
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Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
BK-283 Item no. assigned by LAC 8B
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Other accession no.
1989-479 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-479-8:B
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Tableaux, Esquisses, Dessins, Aquarelles, Gravures, Etc exhibés par le Bureau des Archives Fédérales (?). Curators: National Archives of Canada (Bureau des Archives Fédérales), Palais Central de l'Expostion Provinciale, Quebec; 1918, cat. no.: no. 148.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in the plate, l.l.: G. Heriot Esq[^r]. pinx[^t].; b.: Quebec from Cape Diamond. / Printed for Richard Phillips,6.New Bridge Street,London.; l.r.: F.C.Lewis sculp.; in pencil, verso, l.r.: G. HERIOT II-9a

Subject heading

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


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