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Encampment of the Loyalists at Johnstown [Cornwall]

Picture, 1896, English

Encampment of the Loyalists at Johnstown [Cornwall]

Picture, 1896, English

Notes

After a watercolour by James Peachey which is illustrated in J. Ross Robertson, The History of Freemasory in Canada, Toronto, 1899, v. 1, p. 284. The same watercolour, apparently, is illustrated in 1776 The British Story of the American Revolution, [an exhibition at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich], London, Times Books, 1976, pp. 218-219, catalogue no. 584. Date created year approximate, month and day unknown for "1896?"
Inscribed in pen & ink over blue pencil l.l.: James Peachey 1785; b.: Encampment of the Loyalists at Johnstown, on the Banks of the River St. Laurence in Canada, taken June 6th. 1784

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour and pen & ink over blue pencil with ruled border of pen & ink and grey wash.

Extent

456 x 680 mm.

Contributor

PEACHEY, JAMES (b-1797), after

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 2016