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Description found in Archives

Hawk's Nest Rock, Lake Joseph, Muskoka. 

Date(s)

September 22, 1883

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 painting / peinture : oil on academy board
Support: cm
Inventory no.: op0055

Scope and content

A lithograph by Roper which was published in 1883 in "Muskoka: Picturesque Playground of Canada" shows a similar scene as the painting and it is identified as "Hawk's Nest Rock near Port Cockburn, Lake Joseph".

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Access to be given through an art archiv
ist
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-013883
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Box
OP-0055 Item no. assigned by LAC 24
90: Open
Other accession no.
00024
1989-446 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-446-24
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed.
Inscription: in pencil under oil, recto l.l.: Hawk's Nest / Lake Joseph / Muskoka / Sep. 22 1883; printed label in black ink, verso c.: Hawk's Nest Rock, Lake Rosseau, / Muskoka. / These two views are on either side of the Lake, / near its head. The Island seen in No. 7, is called / Round Island; such a one was frequently purchased / a few years ago for 1 dollar 75 cents (7 shillings) / from the crown, but few, if any, are now to be / bought thus.

Subject heading

1. Ontario.
2. landscape.
3. paysage.
4. GEOG - ONT., LAKE JOSEPH.
5. GEOG - ONT., PORT COCKBURN - ENVIRONS.
6. GEOG - ONT., MUSKOKA.

Private

Other system control no.

2878709