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Interior of Homestead of Major Daniel Servos (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario) Open in full size

Interior of Homestead of Major Daniel Servos (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario)

Picture, 1910, English

Interior of Homestead of Major Daniel Servos (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario)

Picture, 1910, English

Notes

A photo-mechanical reproduction of Staples 1910 pen and ink drawing of the same composition is in J.R. Robertson, 'The Diary of Mrs. John Graves Simcoe', 1911, p. 233; Acc. Q 4-32b is a proof impression (before signature effaced). JRR (1912) 460
Inscribed in purple over red watercolour, l.l.: Owen Staples 1910. Frame (stored separately) has gilt cardboard nameplate with letterpress: INTERIOR OF HOMESTEAD OF MAJOR DANIEL SERVOS / At Palatine Hill, Niagara Township, Lincoln County, Ont., 1783-1911. / Now occupied by his great grand-daughter, Miss Mary Servos.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour and gouache over pencil on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard

Extent

457 x 562 mm

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1271 Cab IV (Staples)