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[ca. 1900]

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 painting : oil on canvas
Image: 63.500 x 78.600 cm (stretcher)
Inventory no.: op0984
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restrictions on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-008111
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
OP-0984 Item no. assigned by LAC 3
90: Open
Other accession no.
1991-030 x DAP

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1991-30-3
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Forster copied his painting from a miniature of Simcoe.

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available
Reshot in colour 02.07.03.

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Long Term Loan. Curators: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario; 1967.06.67 - 1982.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: in brushpoint and black oil, verso c.: This portrait of Governor Simcoe was / painted from the original miniature which / was given by members of his family to the / Rev. Dr. Scadding; printed label laid down on stretcher, l.c. upside down: No.... / MACKENZIE & CO. / SUCCESSORS TO H.J. MA. ... EWS / IMPORTERS [rest of label missing]

Subject heading

Simcoe, John Graves, 1752-1806.


Other system control no.