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Lake St. Charles near Quebec, 1815. 



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil on wove paper mounted on beige folio
Support: 36.200 x 26.100
Image: 24.700 x 16.200

Scope and content

- bound navy blue leather cover with embossed and gold design borders (27.0 x 38.0 x 4.0 cm); brown marbled endpapers which attach first and last folios; 87 folios, 26 bearing images on the recto (fol. 20 bears an image on the verso as well); no title page; spine of album reads: DRAWINGS / - / HERIOT; inscriptions accompanying certain works appear in l.r. of paper mounts or l.r. of folio pages; all images have been removed from album for conservation.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-012729
Restrictions not set
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A093-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 13
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
1989-471 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-471-13
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Removed from: Album: "Drawings - Heriot"

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: By The Soldiers of The Crown: Military Views, Maps, and Plans of Lower Canada. Curators: Musee Marsil de St. Lambert, St. Lambert, Quebec; 1992.06.02 - 1992.07.23.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Dated.
Inscription: in brown ink, verso, t.: Lake Charles near Quebec 1815.; in pencil, fol. 20 verso (p. 13), b.: Lake Saint Charles near Quebec / 1807; l.r.: G. Heriot I-13 / The correct date is 1815.

Subject heading

1. Québec.
2. landscape.
3. paysage.


Other system control no.