Bedford Bason from Near the Three Mile House (Halifax, Nova Scotia) Open in full size

Bedford Bason from Near the Three Mile House (Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Picture, 1837, English

Bedford Bason from Near the Three Mile House (Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Picture, 1837, English

Notes

Inscribed in the print, l.r.: P; l.l.: (top slightly covered by India paper): Drawn from Nature & on Stone by R. Petley Lieut. 50 Regt.; l.r.: Day & Haghe Lithrs. to the King.; l.c.: Bedford Bason. / from near the Three Mile House.; b.(trimmed; transcribed from Acc. JRR 2201): [London, Published by J. Dickinson, New Bond Street.] Inscribed in pencil, u.l.: 4; u.r.: 4 One of Petley's set of prints 'Sketches in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick,' London, 1837, issued in three parts of five each. Library has twelve prints including one, apparently on a wrapper, incorporating title "Recollections of Nova Scotia". deVolpi 65 (this impression)

Publisher

Dickinson, Joseph, 1780-1849

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Lithograph on India paper laid down on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard

Extent

166 x 264; ?(trimmed b.) x 264; 208 x 305 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Contributor

Day & Haghe

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 2205 Cab IV (Petley)