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View of Quebec, Canada, from the River St. Charles, Shewing the Conflagration of June 28th, 1845, and the Ruins of the Fire of May 28th, 1845 Open in full size

View of Quebec, Canada, from the River St. Charles, Shewing the Conflagration of June 28th, 1845, and the Ruins of the Fire of May 28th, 1845

Picture, 1845, English

View of Quebec, Canada, from the River St. Charles, Shewing the Conflagration of June 28th, 1845, and the Ruins of the Fire of May 28th, 1845

Picture, 1845, English

Notes

Inscribed in the print, l.c.: G.T.S. / 1845.; l.l.: ON STONE BY C.T. SANFORD, FROM A SKETCH BY J. MURRAY & C. CRUHEN.; l.r.: LITH. AND PRINTED IN COLORS BY G. & W ENDICOTT NEW YORK.; b. (trimmed): VIEW OF QUEBEC, CANADA, / FROM THE RIVER ST. CHARLES; / SHEWING THE CONFLAGRATION OF JUNE 28th. 1845, AND THE RUINS OF THE FIRE OF MAY 28th., 1845. / [...] Reps 3808. Cf. State I, deVolpi 122 ("MONTREAL, PUBLISHED BY A. BOURNE, ENGRAVER;...")

Publisher

Bourne, Adolphus, 1795-1886

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Lithograph printed in black, light greenish blue and strong reddish orange, varnished, on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard

Extent

348 x 523; ?(trimmed b.) x 523; 383 x 525 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Contributor

Crehen, Charles G., 1829-, Murray, John, 1810-c.1870?, after

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1983 Cab II