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Date(s)

1887-1891

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : grey wash with opaque white on wove paper mounted on cardboard
Support: 26.800 x 38.400 cm (sheet)

Scope and content

This drawing is reproduced in Edward Roper's "By Track and Trail, A Journey Through Canada" (London, 1891), p.73.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
no restrictions
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Box
2000790682 Item no. assigned by LAC 33
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
1989-176 DAP
00033

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-176-33
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in pen and black ink, recto, l.r.: ER [in monogram] oper; c., written vertically in the tree: POPLAR/ [written horizontally in the tree] COTTAN/ -WOOD; l.r., written in the tree: ER [in monogram] oper del; l.l.: 1 Robin, (Canada Thrush)/ 2 Sap Sucker (a woodpecker)/ 3 Redwinged Starling/ 4 Rosy Grosbeak/ 5 Immature Buffalo Bird/ 6 Mature " " [5 and 6 are grouped together and followed by:] Cow Troopials/ 7 Eye Holder - High holder, (Golden winged/ woodpecker); in the image numbers are keyed on to corresponding birds perching and in flight; l.r.: several inscriptions obscured by opaque white; in pen and red ink, recto, l.l.: 12 [circled in red ink] Cut for Type; in pencil, verso, l.l.: 6253 Roper

Subject heading

animal.

Private

Other system control no.

2903597