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British Fort at Niagara (Fort George, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario). Open in full size

British Fort at Niagara (Fort George, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario).

British Fort at Niagara (Fort George, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario).

Notes

Inscribed in the plate, l.l.: G. Heriot Esqc pinxt; l.r.: F.C. Lewis sculp.; l.c.: British Fort at Niagara. / (taken from the East Bank of the St. Lawrence.) / Printed for Richard Phillips. 6, New Bridge Street, London. Published in George Heriot, 'Travels through the Canadas', London, Richard Phillips, 1807, opp. p. 150. deVolpi 9.

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

134 x 182; sheet (trimmed within plate-mark) 168 x 210 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1221 Cab IV (Heriot)