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

Horseshoe Falls of Niagara, from the Canadian Side

Picture, 1819, English

Horseshoe Falls of Niagara, from the Canadian Side

Picture, 1819, English

Notes

Inscribed in ink, former mount l.r.: Major J. E. WOOLFORD, Del-1824; l.c.: FALLS OF NIAGARA, FROM THE AMERICAN SIDE
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 833B Date Created year approximate for 1819?

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour over pencil with scraping out on wove paper.

Extent

273 x 411 mm.

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

902-1-13