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C. Poulett-Thomson

C. Poulett-Thomson
Year/Format: 1840, Picture
Medium: Stipple and etching on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard
Extent: 130 x 105; sheet (trimmed to within plate-mark) 243 x 180 mm
Date: 1840
Notes: Charles Edward Poulett Thomson, first Baron Sydenham (1791-1841) was governor-general of Canada, 1839-41.
Inscribed in the plate, l.c.: ENGRAVED BY W.H. MOTE. / C Poulett-Thomson; b. partly concealed by JRR printed caption laid down b.): [From a Painting by Geroge Hayter. Esqr. M.A.S.L. &c.] / LONDON, JOHN SAUNDERS JUNR. 7 DYERS BUILDINGS, HOLBORN BARS.; l.l. PROOF
JRR printed caption and collection label are laid down b. and l.r.
Published in John Saunder, 'Saunders' Portraits and Memoirs of Eminent Living Political Reformers', London, 1840, opp. p. 101.
Rights and Licenses: Public Domain
Provenance: Gift of J. Ross Robertson
Contributor: Hayter, George, Sir, English, 1792-1871
Contributor: Saunders, John (firm, London)
Branch Location Call Number / Accession Number
Toronto Reference Library Baldwin Room JRR 1626 Cab II