Library and Archives Canada, James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, and family fonds (R977). | Licence: Copyright Expired
Library and Archives Canada, James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, and family fonds (R977). | Licence: Copyright Expired

From the Cloth Mill Near Beaumont.

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A marine scene / landscape depicting a view of the St. Lawrence River towards Île d'Orléans and the mountains on the River's north shore from [a carding mill] on a plateau at Beaumont on the south shore of the River. The dominant feature at the right of the work is a cove bordered by a rise of land covered in vegetation. In the river are two fore and aft rigged sailing vessels. The artist has suggested buildings following the island's shoreline.
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Library and Archives Canada, James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, and family fonds (R977).

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Beaumont, Quebec, Canada

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