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(Marquis de Chartiere Memorial Relief Plaque), (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Founder:
Mitchell (Firm)  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Culture:
French  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Fort Ticonderoga Museum Box 390 Ticonderoga New York 12883
Located Fort Ticonderoga North wall of the south barracks Ticonderoga New York
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New York survey, 1994.
Image on file.
(At lower right:) MITCHELL/CANADA (On plaque:) CETTE PLAQUE EST DEDIEE/A LA MEMOIRE DE/MICHEL/MARQUIS DE CHARTIERE DE LOTBINIERE/CHEVALIER DE SAINT-LOUIS/SEIGNEUR DE HOQUART ET D'ALAINVILLE/SUR LE LAC CHAMPLAIN/QUI EN QUALITE D'INGENIEUR ET AGISSANT/SOUS LES INSTRUCTIONS DU MARQUIS DE VAUDREUIL/GOVERNEUR GENERAL/DE LA/NOUVELLE FRANCE/CONSTRUISIT LE FORT CARILLON/1755-1758/HOMMAGE DE LA PROVINCE DE QUEBEC Founder's mark appears.
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Summary:
Plaque contains dedicatory text honoring Michel, the Marquis de Chartier de Lotbiniere and an armorial crest. The plaque is secured with four bolts, all covered with a fleur de lis.
Topic:
History--United States--French & Indian War  Search this
Homage--Chartiere, Marquis de  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Emblem--Coat of Arms  Search this
Control number:
IAS NY001270
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341318