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

Quebec [View of Quebec City Waterfront]

26 July 1848.

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

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Title

Quebec [View of Quebec City Waterfront]

Date

26 July 1848.

Description

A riverscape depicting the waterfront along the St. Lawrence River at Québec. There are several two- and three-masted vessels with square and fore and aft rigging moored alongside two timbered wharves. Several figures sit or stand on the wharf in the foreground. In the background is the Citadel atop the promontory of Cap Daimant. There are additional buildings behind the wharves. The work was completed on two overlapped and glued sheets of paper.
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Location

Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

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Credits

Image Credit

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

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