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Engravings and sketches, 1827 - 1860

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 40/3

Scope and Contents

This box contains several drawings of Canada and Mauritius by Frome which formed part of his missing sketchbooks, and engravings by other artists acquired by him. It also includes photographic reproductions of Frome’s five sketches of Kingston, Ontario, which were sold to the Agnes Etherington Art Centre of Queen’s University, Kingston in 1975. These were originally numbers 186, 189-91 and 196 of Album 6 (now RCMS 40/1/6).


  • 1827 - 1860

Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 archive box(es) (1 box) : art work

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition unless specified otherwise.

Finding aid date

2019-01-10 16:44:24+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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