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

Hudson R.

2-3 September 1850

Mary Louisa Bruce, Countess of Elgin and Kincardine (née Lambton)

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Title

Hudson R.

Date

2-3 September 1850

Description

The title refers to the Hudson River. A riverscape / marine scene depicting a view of several masted sailing vessels in a mountainous region along the Hudson River where the land rises sharply from the shoreline. In the center of the composition is an island around which the vessels are manoeuvering to pass it. The vessels are single-masted and fore and aft rigged with sails unfurled.
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Location

Hudson River

Region

Continent

Location Accuracy

Approximate

Credits

Image Credit

Library and Archives Canada, James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, and family fonds (R977).

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