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Sketches in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick

Picture, 1837, English

Sketches in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick

Picture, 1837, English


Inscribed in the print, l.c.: P; l.l.: Drawn from Nature & on Stone by R. Petley, Lieut: 50th,, Regt..; l.r.: Printed by C. Hullmandel.; l.c.: A Night Encampment--Moose Hunting.; b.: London: Published by J. Dickinson, New Bond Street. Inscribed in pencil, u.r.: 8; l.r.: 8; mount vso u.c.: Have not this One of Petley's set of prints 'Sketches in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick,' London, 1837, issued in three parts of five each. Library has twelve prints including one, apparently on a wrapper, incorporating title "Recollections of Nova Scotia". deVolpi 71. A w.c. attributed to Petley of a similar subject is in PAC (Coverdale 426; Cooke, 'W.H. Coverdale Collection', no. 358, illus.)


Dickinson, Joseph, 1780-1849

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Public Domain


Lithograph, coloured with water colour, on India paper laid down on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard


174 x 264; 210 x 264; 234 x 295 mm


Gift of J. Ross Robertson


Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850

Alternate Title

A Night Encampment - Moose Hunting (Nova Scotia)


Toronto Reference Library


Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 2200 Cab IV (Petley)