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Description found in Archives
November 21, 1805
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Scope and content
Rear view of Canadian man and woman in winter dress, 1990-336-11X. Full length.
Conditions of access
To be viewed with the assistance of the
Portrait Gallery of Canada.
Copy negative C-014838
1990-336 X DAP
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1990-336-1.13R / c014838
Artist: Stretton, Sempronius, 1781-1842.
Biography / Administrative history
Lieutenant Sempronius Stretton was 22 years old when he arrived to Canada for a three year military posting. Fascinated by the new country, he kept a sketchbook in which he recorded both the landscape and its inhabitants in their remarkable winter clothing.
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Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in pen and brown ink, recto, t.:Back view of the above _
3. SUBJ - COSTUMES, REGIONS - CENTRAL CANADA - 1805.
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