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ca. 1832

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil on paper
Support: 31.800 x 22.600 cm
Inventory no.: 001590

Scope and content

The drawing is one of a series (acc. nos. 1979-12-1 to 23)
February 1979 - the drawing is foxed and discoloured. The verso has glue and paper remnants.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
No restrictions on access or on use for
reproduction or publication.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-092930
90: Open
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-092931
90: Open
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A026-02 Item no. assigned by LAC 12
90: Open
Other accession no.
1979-012 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1979-12-12 Source: Mr. R.W. Henwood, Montréal, Québec.
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Set: "Locks Along the Rideau Canal by John Burrows" (Ottawa, ca. 1832), no. 2

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: From War to Winterlude - 150 Years on the Rideau Canal / De la défense à la détente - les 150 ans du canal Rideau. Curators: Mary E. Peck, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1982.05.11 - 1982.07.11.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: Inscribed recto: in black ink, l.r. "J.B. / 1832"; in pencil u.r. "2"; in pencil, Verso: t. "Bytown. view from Hull side of Ottawa River. way back in the / Thirties / 'Barrack-Hill'" had no Parliament Buildings on it then!"; in pencil, c. "No. 2. / Ottawa Locks"

Subject heading

1. Ontario.
2. Architecture.
3. SUBJ. - Architecture : View Of Ottawa Locks From Hull Side of Ottawa River - ca. 1832.
4. Ottawa (Ont.)


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