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    Sale 5429

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    24 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 248

    After William Henry Bartlett

    Canadian Scenery: a set of nine hand-painted lantern slides

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    After William Henry Bartlett
    Canadian Scenery: a set of nine hand-painted lantern slides
    the mahogany mounts titled and numbered and with manufacturer's blindstamp 'SMITH MAUCHLINE MANUFACTURERS TO HIS MAJESTY'
    oil on glass
    circular
    4¼in. (10.8cm.) diameter (9)


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    The views from Bartlett's Canadian Scenery (1840) comprise 'Bridge at Sherbrooke', 'Raft on the St Lawrence at Cape Sante', 'Light Tower near Coburg', 'Falls of the Ottawa at Les Chats', 'Timber Depot near Quebec', 'Wigwam in the Forest', 'Scene in the Bay of Quinte', 'Navy Island from the Canada side' and 'View from the Citadel of Kingston'.

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