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Rideau Rifle Ranges, Ottawa, in 1876 Open in full size

Rideau Rifle Ranges, Ottawa, in 1876

Picture, 1912, English

Rideau Rifle Ranges, Ottawa, in 1876

Picture, 1912, English

Notes

A wood engraving showing the Rideau Rifle Ranges from approximately the same vantage point is in 'Canadian Illustrated News', Montreal, 4 October 1873, p. 212 bottom; however, it does not appear to be the basis for Poole's watercolour
Inscribed in brown watercolour, l.l.: P.; In pencil, vso b.: Rifle ranges. Ottawa, / 2106 Board manufacturer's imprint in brown ink, vso l.l. (trimmed): [Winsor & Newton]

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour over pencil, with scraping, on watercolour board.

Extent

281 x 379 mm.

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1406 Cab II