On the North Side: Near the Head of Lake Ontario

Object Number: 
1954.207
Date: 
1822
Medium: 
Watercolor and selective glazing over graphite with touches of gouache and scratching out on paper laid card, overmatted with brown paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. ( 15.9 x 23.5 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: lower left of center : "G. Harvey, 18[?]2" inscription: lower center: "On the North side: Near the Head of Lake Ontario"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left of center in brown watercolor: "G HARVEY 183[2?]2"; card inscribed below image in black ink and white gouache: "ON the NORTH side" NEAR the HEAD of LAKE ONTARIO"
Description: 
Landscape
Gallery Label: 
This watercolor was formerly cited as a view of the home of Timothy and Maria (Havey) Baxter, sister of the artist, on the present site of London, Ontario, Canada.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group