Spoon Island, River Saint John, New Brunswick

Painting of river valley with islands, wharves and boats

painting: Spoon Island, River Saint John, New Brunswick, 1909. Looking north from Evandale, Kings County, toward Spoon Island, Queens County in the Saint John River at Hampstead. The granite quarry wharf is visible on the left.

John Christopher Miles (1832-1911)
Gift of Mary Elizabeth Barnhill, 1969
Hampstead, New Brunswick, CANADA
watercolour over graphite, heightened with opaque white on textured wove paper, laid down on board
23.3 x 39 cm
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