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Queenston in 1792, View from Vrooman's Point (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario) Open in full size

Queenston in 1792, View from Vrooman's Point (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario)

Queenston in 1792, View from Vrooman's Point (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario)

Notes

Probably after a drawing by Elizabeth Simcoe: cf. 'Queenston or Landing near Niagara' in the British Library, reproduced in Roy Strong, 'A Pageant of Canada', #185. Inscribed in pencil, mount right (trimmed): [24 lines of which only the first letter of each line remains]

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour and gouache over pencil on wove paper

Extent

179 x 254 mm

Contributor

SIMCOE, ELIZABETH POSTHUMA (GWILLIM) (1762-1850), copy after

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1312 Cab IV (Staples)