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Looking across Straits of Fuca from Naval Yard, Esquimalt. 


June 18, 1887

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil on wove paper
Support: 35.500 x 25.200 cm (sheet)

Scope and content

The modern spelling of 'Esquimault' is Esquimalt.

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
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Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
2000790681 Item no. assigned by LAC 110
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Other accession no.
1989-176 DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-176-110
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in pencil, recto, u.l.: The Race Rox lt. ho [?]/ Rox at right color dry red for grass between/ plenty [underlined] of Red < Pink Roses [?] a few dandilions.; u.r.: Looking across the Straits of Fuca, From the Navy Yard Esquimault B.C./ June 18th ["th" underlined] 1887; c.l.: Arbutus/win... tr...lls [?]; c.: Olympic Range; c.r.: Albert Head/Too dark [underlined]; l.l.: moss/ moss/ moss

Subject heading

1. British Columbia.
2. landscape.
3. paysage.


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