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Creator:
Pierre Charles Canot, ca. 1710–1777, French, active in Britain
after Thomas Patten, 18th century, British
Title:

Views of Montreal and Louisburg: An East View of Montreal in Canada

Date:
1762
Medium:
Color engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/16 x 21 1/16in. (33.5 x 53.5cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in plate on verso of board (see 'notes' for explanation), below, center: "An East View of Montreal in Canada" | "Vue Orientale du Montreal, en Canada."; below: "Drawn on the SPOT by Thomas Patten. Engraved by P. Canot."; below: "Publish'd According to Act of Parliament Nov. 11, 1762. by Thos Jefferys, at Charing Cross."; below, left: "1. General Hospital. / 2. The Recollects. / 3. Sulpicuis."; below, right: "4. The Nunnery. / 5. The Jesuits Church. / 6. The Fort."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1499
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:54093
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