Niagara and Fort George in 1805; View from Fort Niagara, N.Y. Open in full size

Niagara and Fort George in 1805; View from Fort Niagara, N.Y.

Picture, 1896, English

Niagara and Fort George in 1805; View from Fort Niagara, N.Y.

Picture, 1896, English

Notes

After two aquatints: one after George Heriot, in his 'Travels through the Canadas', London, 1807, plate facing p. 150 "British Fort at Niagara"; the other after Edward Walsh in 'The Repository of Arts', London, R. Ackermann, v.10, no. 58 (October 1813) facing p. 208 "A View of Fort George . . ."
Inscribed in brown brushpoint l.l.: E. Wyly Grier; In ink, l.c.: NIAGARA AND FORT GFORGE IN 1805.; l.l.: This picture is enlarged from one by Heriot, / published in his "Travels in Canada", 1806,; l.r.: and from Ackerman's (London) picture of Fort George, / taken about 1800.
JRR (1912) 433

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour over pencil with ruled border of pencil and pale yellow wash. Mounted on cardboard

Extent

449 x 563 mm

Contributor

WALSH, EDWARD (Irish, 1766/7-1832), after

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1236 Cab IV (Grier)