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Fall of Montmorenci in Winter (Rivière Montmorency, Québec, c.1794?) Open in full size

Fall of Montmorenci in Winter (Rivière Montmorency, Québec, c.1794?)

Fall of Montmorenci in Winter (Rivière Montmorency, Québec, c.1794?)

Notes

Inscribed in the plate, l.l.: G. Heriot, Esqr. pinxt.; l.r.: F.C. Lewis sculp.; l.c.: Fall of Montmorenci in Winter. / Printed for Richard Phillips, 6 New Bridge Street, London. Published in George Heriot, 'Travels through the Canadas', London, Richard Phillips, 1807, opp. p. 76 (2nd), and in Phillips' 'A Collection...,' vol. 7, 1808, Heriot opp. p. 74. Acc. X 76-8 is an impression apparently removed from the latter work; printed in brownish black ink, col. with pale orange yellow wash; 146 x 208; 204 x 258; 208 x 281 mm. Cf. G. Finley, 'George Heriot', 1983, no. 41. deVolpi 45

Publisher

Phillips, Richard, firm, London

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Aquatint, printed in very dark bluish green, coloured with water colour, on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard

Extent

146 x 211; sheet (trimmed within plate-mark) 187 x 243 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 2044 Cab IV (Heriot)