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Description found in Archives

Fall of La Puce, Taken from the Eastern Bank. 

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 print / estampe : aquatint, handcoloured with watercolour on wove paper attached along left edge to wove paper folio
Support: 33.700 x 50.300 cm (irregular)
Image: 18.200 x 13.500 cm
Platemark: 26.700 x 20.400 cm

Scope and content

- conserved bound maroon wove album with brownish red leather binding and matching cardboard case (52.0 x 37.3 cm); 56 folios, 17 cropped with wove paper prints attached; first and last folios are attached to covers; front cover bears an attached leather label reading: COLOURED PLATES / TO ACCOMPANY / HERIOT'S TRAVELS / IN THE / CANADAS; front of storage box bears the same label.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
nil
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-12789
Restrictions not set
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Box
BK-283 Item no. assigned by LAC 12A
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
00012
1989-479 X DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-479-12:A
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed.
Inscription: in the plate, l.l.: G. Heriot Esq[^r]. pinx[^t].; b.: Fall of La Puce. / (taken from the Eastern Bank ) / Printed for Richard Phillips,6.New Bridge Street,London.; l.r.: F.C.Lewis sculp.; in pencil, verso, c.r.: G.HERIOT II-16a

Subject heading

1. Québec.
2. landscape.
3. paysage.
4. GEOG - QUE., LA PUCE FALLS.

Private

Other system control no.

2879422