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View of the Esplanade and Fortifications of Quebec - 1832

View of the Esplanade and Fortifications of Quebec - 1832

Notes

Acc. D 5-13b is a photograph, c.1910?, of a variant impression "SUPPLEMENT TO THE STANDARD NEWSPAPER, MONTREAL".
Acc. JRR 2005 is an impression of the Walton print after Sproule, 1832.
Inscribed in pen and greyish red ink, mount l.l.: 57
Letterpress, mount l.l.: R.A. SPROULE, DEL.; mount l.r.: C.G. CREHEN, CHROMO.; mount b.: View of the Esplanade and Fortifications of Quebec―1832. / PUBLISHED BY ADOLPHUS BOURNE, MONTREAL, CANADA, 1874.
Nov 9 1988
One of a set of five Quebec prints published by Bourne in 1874 (Accs. JRR 2837, 2842-3, 2849-50).
Spendlove p. 64; Jefferys 231; Reps 3825

Publisher

Bourne, Adolphus, 1795-1886

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Colour lithograph on wove paper mounted on card mount

Extent

Sheet (trimmed within comp.) 266 x 381; mount 354 x 469 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Contributor

Sproule, Robert Auchmuty, Canadian, 1799-1845

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 2842 Cab IV (Sproule)