RAINE, Herbert (1875-1951):

Place Jacques Cartier, Montreal, P.Q. (looking east),

Etching and drypoint, on simile japon, 1918? Signed and titled

A fine impression, with pin-point foxing and light creases in the lower margin, otherwise in good condition. 195 x 213mm. Reproduced in “Old Montreal”, 1921

The square adjacent to Chateau Ramezay is at the heart of activities in Old Montreal. It was created in mid-19th Century on the site of the former gardens of the Marquis de Vaudreuil, Governor of New France.