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A Scene on Lake Ontario

A Scene on Lake Ontario

Notes

Built 1813, H.M.S. 'SIR GEORGE PREVOST' was renamed 'Wolfe', 1813, and 'Montreal', 1814.
Framer's ticket of William Haines in Acc. File.
Inscribed in pencil, vso u.r.: William Smeall
Inscribed in the plate, u.c.: A SCENE ON LAKE ONTARIO.; 1. r.: R. Rawdon Sc.; b.: United States Sloop of War Gen. Pike, Commodore Chauncy and the British Sloop of War Wolf, sir James Yeo, Preparing for action Sept. 28th 1813. / Published and Sold by Shelton & Kensett Cheshire Con. Novemr 1st 1813.
Photographs of this impression: Accs. C 1-61a (190?) and D 5-57b (c.1910?).
TEC 1075
Watermark of Bunce (Gravell and Miller, 'American', 150) vso c.r.: C B

Publisher

Shelton and Kensett, (Cheshire, Connecticut)

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Etching and water colour on wove paper

Extent

207 x 350; 244 x 365; 251 x 377 mm

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

953-4 Cab II