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American Falls of Niagara, from the Canadian Side Open in full size

American Falls of Niagara, from the Canadian Side

Picture, 1819, English

American Falls of Niagara, from the Canadian Side

Picture, 1819, English

Notes

A brown wash version by Woolford of this view "The American Falls, Niagara Falls", 250 x 355 mm., is in P.A.C. (1979-9-32; Negative. No. C 99565). See Dalhousie Journals v.1, pp. 134-437 (14-46 July 1819): "Woodford has taken a collection of sketches & those small pieces of the whole are very good." See also v.2, p. 73 (13-16 July 1821) for another visit. See Woolford notes. TEC 833A Date Created year approximate for 1819?
Inscribed in ink, mount l.r.: Major J.E. WOOLFORD, Del. 1824; In ink over pencil, mount l.c.: NIAGARA FALLS.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour over pencil, with traces of border in pen & ink (trimmed to border).

Extent

129 x 217 mm.

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

902-1-12