L'Île des Soeurs, fleuve Saint-Laurent

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    1 Aquarelle : lavis brun et gris et graphite sur papier vélin
    Support : 32.000 X 20.000 cm
    Secondary support : 33.100 X 21.000 cm
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    Image depicting three people standing on a small hill overlooking Isle aux Soeurs; the view includes many deciduous trees as well as the St.Lawrence. The item's verso has a drawing of three squares; a large one flanked on each side by a smaller one.
    The primary support and secondary support are attached with hinges to a newer mount and matting.
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    Sotheby's inventory no. W189
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    Inscription: à l'encre brune, recto b.g.: 1795; au crayon, b.g.: Isle au [sic] Soeurs / on the St Lawrence river; (complete transcription)
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    Crédit: Bibliothèque et Archives Canada, no d'acc R9266-386 Collection de Canadiana Peter Winkworth
    Droit d'auteur: Expiré

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