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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Support: 40.300 x 27.600 cm (sheet)
Scope and content
A tiny (approx. 3/4" x 1/2") tintype portrait of E. Roper is glued on to the recto of the watercolour and forms part of the composition.
Colour transparency is of portrait only
2000790682 Item no. assigned by LAC 92
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-176-92
Artist: Roper, Edward, 1833-1909.
Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in brush and black paint, recto, b., A BOYS BEAR HUNT IN CANADA; in pen and black ink, recto, l.l., in the image: Oh! for a gun.: c.: CANADA WEST/ 1848./ At last! Hunting; l.r.: He nearly got it that time; b.: His last growl./ E.Roper who slew the BEAR/ and drew this picture. 1869
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