City of Montreal. (taken from the Mountain.) (B2-19b)
Lower Left: Drawn on the Spot, by G. Heriot Esq.r. Lower Center: Printed for Richard Phillips, 6 New Bridge Street, London. Lower Right: Engraved by Cartwright.
Author: George Heriot
Source / Publication: Travels through the Canadas, containing a Description of the Picturesque Scenery on some of the River and Lakes, with an Account of the Production, Commerce, and Inhabitants of those Provinces. To which is subjoined a Comparative View of the Manners and Customs of several of the Indian Nations of North and South America.
Publisher: Richard Phillips
Place of Publication: 6 New Bridge Street, London
Artist: George Heriot
Paper Dimensions: 8 x 10 1/4 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches.
Medium: Copper Engraving
Condition: The print is in excellent condition with minor foxing around the edges, beyond the printed area. The print is matted and attached to the matting with tape on the backside at the top.
Keywords: Montreal, View, View from the mountain, City, St. Lawrence, River, Camel's hump,
Identification Number: B2-19b
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