Natural Curiosity, Ottawa River Canada, from Hunter's Ottawa Scenery

John Perry Newell, American, 1831 - 1898
after William S. Hunter, Canadian, 1823 - 1894



Lithograph on wove paper

Image: 8 7/16 × 11 5/8 in. (21.4 × 29.5 cm)

Sheet: 10 1/4 × 13 1/4 in. (26 × 33.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



J. H. Bufford & Sons, Boston


William S. Hunter Jr., Ottawa City


Place Made: Canada, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, on stone, within image, lower right: J.P. Newell; inscribed, on stone, lower left margin: Wm. [m in superscript] S. Hunter Jr. del.; inscribed, on stone, lower center margin: NATURAL CURIOSITY OTTAWA RIVER CANADA. / Two miles above Chaudiere Falls, on the Hull side.; inscribed, on stone, lower right margin: J.H. Bufford's Lith. Boston.

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