Village of Chippawa, near the Falls of Niagara,

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    Item
    Date:
    ca. 1837
    Reference:
    Box number: A094-01
    Type of material:
    Art
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
    Item ID number:
    2836571
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  • Date(s):
    ca. 1837
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    Place of creation:
    No place, unknown, or undetermined
    Extent:
    1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour over pencil on wove paper mounted on wove paper
    Support : 34.400 X 26.000 cm
    Image : 18.000 X 13.300 cm
    Language of material:
    no language
    Scope and content:
    This watercolour was originally identified by the title "The Kings Bridge a Fort Chippewa [sic] over the Welland River". It is now known that it is a copy of Heriot's ca. 1801 "Village of Chippawa near the Falls of Niagara" owned by Kennedy Galleries in New York. (see G. Finley's book "George Heriot: Postmaster-Painter of the Canadas", p.243 #92.)
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    Additional information:
    Availability of other formats note:
    Colour transparency available
    Signatures and inscriptions note:
    Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
    Inscription: in pencil, mount recto, l.r.: G. Heriot I-55
    Subject heading:
    Source:
    Private
    Other system control no.:
    ICON50373
    Other accession no.:
    00017
    1989-470 X DAP
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    Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-470-17
    Copyright: Expired

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