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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: 33.500 x 50.200 cm (irregular)
Image: 18.700 x 13.300 cm
Platemark: 21.100 x 15.800 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-12792
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Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
BK-283 Item no. assigned by LAC 14A
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Other accession no.
1989-479 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-479-14:A
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in the plate, l.l.: Drawn on the Spot, by G. Heriot Esq[^r].; b.: City of Montreal. / (taken from the Mountain.) / Printed for Richard Phillips.6.New Bridge Street,London.; l.r.: Engraved by Cartwright.; in pencil, verso, c.r.: II-20a

Subject heading

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


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