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ca. 1860

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour and gouache over pencil on wove paper laid down
Support: 27.700 x 15.800 cm
Secondary support: 27.800 x 15.900 cm (mount with secondary mount and matting)

Scope and content

Image depicting the Victoria Bridge in Montréal, with boats and rafts passing under it.
Sotheby's list mentions that this work is "close in general composition to the S. Russell / Day & Son 1854 lithograph".

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
No restriction on access or on use for p
ublication or reproduction.
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-150321
Restrictions not set
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Item no. assigned by LAC
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. R9266-523 Peter Winkworth Collection of Canadiana
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Artist: Unknown.

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: The Peter Winkworth Collection of Canadiana Early Impressions of Quebec. Curators: Jim Burant, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 2006.05.16 - 2006.09.05. Further venue: Musée des Beaux-arts de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Québec; 2007.01.20 - 2007.03.18.

Alpha-numeric note
Sotheby's inventory no. W267

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in pencil, verso l.r.: The Victoria Bridge / Montreal / c. 1860 cf; (partial transcription)

Subject heading

1. Québec.
2. architecture.


Other system control no.