Valle de Glace, is somewhat similar to 62. Take any valley in Nova-Scotia, place your head in a bush, and you have either or both scenes before you. [P. 130; see entry 02270009 for other work mentioned.] effective without glaring attempts at making it so. It is altogether a simple, characteristic, and superior composition; and in its expression and colouring well contrasts the brilliant picture beneath which it is suspended. [P. 132.]
Exhibition of Pictures at Dalhousie College. February 11, 1830.