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A view of the city of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken from the rock on Point Levi.

Image ID: 54229

A view of the city of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken from the rock on Point Levi. ([ca. 1785])

Image Details

Image Title

:  A view of the city of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken from the rock on Point Levi.

Creator

: Wells, John, fl. ca. 1792-1809 -- Etcher

Additional Name(s)

: Peachey, James, d. 1797 -- Artist

Published Date

: [ca. 1785]

Depicted Date

: 1784

Medium

: Aquatints

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print ; 31.1 x 48.7 cm.

Notes

: Print depicts October 23, 1784.

Standard Reference

: Deák 177; Stokes 1784-B-87

Source

: I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints. / Individual prints, drawings, paintings and maps in the Stokes Collection.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 54229

Record ID

: 118283

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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