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View of the Falls of Niagara from the Bank near Burch's Mills (Niagara Falls, Ontario) Open in full size

View of the Falls of Niagara from the Bank near Burch's Mills (Niagara Falls, Ontario)

Picture, 1807, English

View of the Falls of Niagara from the Bank near Burch's Mills (Niagara Falls, Ontario)

Picture, 1807, English

Notes

Published in George Heriot, 'Travels through the Canadas', London, Richard Phillips, 1807, opp. p. 161. deVolpi 8. Inscribed in the plate, l.l.: G. Hesiot Esqr pinxt; l.r.: F.C. Lewis, sculp.; b.: View of the Falls of Niagara, from the bank near Birche's Mills. / Printed for Richard Phillips, 6. New Bridge Street, London. Watermark of Whatman, vso u.l. (trimmed): TMAN

Publisher

PHILLIPS, RICHARD (firm), London

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Aquatint, printed in very dark bluish green col. with watercolour, on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard

Extent

135 x 184; sheet (trimmed within platemark except t.) 175 x 216 mm

Contributor

GEORGE HERIOT (Scotch, 1759-1839), after

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1325 Cab IV (Heriot)