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A View of the Garrison (Old Fort), 1845 circa,Toronto Open in full size

A View of the Garrison (Old Fort), 1845 circa,Toronto

Picture, 1896, English

A View of the Garrison (Old Fort), 1845 circa,Toronto

Picture, 1896, English

Notes

Inscribed in ink over pencil, b.: A View of the Garrison (Old Fort) Toronto, 1848-50, from Picture by J. Passmore, Lith. by Hugh Scobie. Former (original) mat for JRR 737 to 740 inscribed in ink, b.: [...] York (Toronto) Upper Canada (Province of Ontario) / [...] of Pencil Drawings and Water Colors and are / [...]yly Grier for J. Ross Robertson in 1896. After a lithograph by John Gillespie (X 31-4). Looking west. JRR (1912) 478. Rev. January 1982

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Water colour over pencil with ruled border of pen & brown ink, pencil, and pale brown wash. Laid down on cardboard mount

Extent

184 x 408 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Contributor

Gillespie, John

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 740 Cab IV (Grier)