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George S. Waterlow travel album of watercolor and pencil sketches of Western scenery [graphic].
BANC PIC 2012.004--fALB
Collection Overview

Title:

George S. Waterlow travel album of watercolor and pencil sketches of Western scenery

Creator/Contributor:

Waterlow, George S., creator

Abstract:

Includes drawings in pencil and watercolor depicting scenery of various locations throughout the Western United States and Canada, including prairie lands, Nevada plains, Monterey Bay, Rocky Mountains, and several locations in British Columbia (Victoria, Trail, Rossland, Arrow Lakes, Kootenay Mine). Some drawings executed while Waterlow traveled via the Southern Pacific and Central Pacific railroads. Also includes a view of the artist's garden in Santa Barbara, Calif., in addition to such locations as the Gut of Canso and Halifax (Nova Scotia), Hudson River, St. Lawrence River, St. Helena and the South Atlantic, Boulogne (France), Tenrife (Canary Islands), Biarritz, Oban (Scotland), Cornwall (England), Isle of Skye, and the Atlas Mountains (Algeria).

Date:

1872-1912 (issued)

Subject:

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West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works
Canada, Western -- Pictorial works
British Columbia -- Pictorial works

Note:

Many drawings signed or initialed by artist: G.S. Waterlow.
Ms annotation on first leaf: Water colour drawings by G.S. Waterlow, exhibitor Royal Irish Academy.
Title devised by cataloger.
Purchase; from Wayfarer's Bookshop ; 2011.
Item list available in library.

Type:

graphic
Travel sketches.
Seascapes.
Albums.
Drawings.
Watercolors.

Physical Description:

graphic
drawing
1 album (43 drawings) : pencil and watercolor ; 32 x 28 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2012.004--fALB

Origin:

Various places