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Muskoka - The picturesque playground of Canada. 



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : grey wash on wove paper mounted on cardboard
Support: 18.000 x 28.800 cm (sheet)

Scope and content

This drawing is reproduced in Edward Roper's "By Track and Trail, A Journey Through Canada" (London, 1891), facing p.424.
Set against a forest background is a circle border [Round Island], an oval border [A Camp], and a rectangular border [Lake Rosseau].

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
no restrictions
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
2000790684 Item no. assigned by LAC 56
Restrictions not set
Other accession no.
1989-176 DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-176-56
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in brush and black ink, recto, c.r.: ER [in monogram]; u.c.: ROUND IS'LD. L. JOSEPH.; l.c.: A CAMP ON L. MUSKOKA; l.r.: ON LAKE ROSSEAU; l.l.: MUSKOKA,/ THE PICTURESQUE PLAYGROUND OF CANADA; in pen and red ink, recto, l.l.: 99 [circled in red ink]; in pencil, recto, b.: < [line] 4ins [line] >

Subject heading

1. landscape.
2. paysage.


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