Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-514-112 | Licence: Copyright Expired
Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-514-112 | Licence: Copyright Expired

Niagara Falls.

1831

William James Bennett

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Title

Niagara Falls.

Date

1831

Description

View of the Horseshoe Falls at Niagara from the upper river. Four figures (a man, woman, and two younger girls) sit on blankets having a picnic. Beside them are two goats.
This work has been identified as the "Large coloured print of Niagara Falls with persons on picnic shown in foreground" in an inventory of Col. Macpherson's house. It is also probably one of a series of six views of Niagara Falls painted and engraved by Bennett, the "British Fall from Goat Island" published in 1831.

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Location

Horseshoe Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Credits

Image Credit

Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1989-514-112

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