View of Halifax from the Indian Encampment at Dartmouth (Nova Scotia) Open in full size

View of Halifax from the Indian Encampment at Dartmouth (Nova Scotia)

Picture, 1837, English

View of Halifax from the Indian Encampment at Dartmouth (Nova Scotia)

Picture, 1837, English

Notes

Inscribed in the print, l.r.: P; l.l.: Drawn from Nature & on Stone by R. Petley, Lieut. 50th. Regt.; l.r.: Day & Haghe Lithrs. to the King.; l.c.: View of Halifax. / from the Indian Encampment at Dartmouth.; b.(trimmed; transcribed from Acc. JRR 2201): [London, Published by J. Dickinson, New Bond Street.] Inscribed in pencil, u.r.: 2 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 63. A w.c. by Petley of a similar subject, 1834, is in ROM (957.257.2; Allodi 1974 no. 1447, illus.)

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

234 x 304; ?(trimmed, b.) x 304; 286 x 353 mm

Provenance

Gift of J. Ross Robertson

Contributor

Day & Haghe

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 2208 Cab IV (Petley)