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Historical Prints Exhibit ending Oct. 20th, 2018

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This early and very rare 'birds-eye view' of Niagara Falls is a must-see at our 'Historical Prints of Niagara' Exhibition' which ends at 6 p.m. on Saturday, October 20th, 2018. Make your way to TAG Art Gallery soon to see this wonderful piece which is in a section of the Exhibition dedicated to marvelous views of The Falls and environs by European-trained master lithographers and artists who were inspired by the natural splendour of the scene, and were also meeting a booming demand in the mid-19th century for frameable prints of scenes of North America. In the European market, illustrations of Niagara Falls were extremely popular. (This 1851 'bird's-eye view' is one of the most famous of Niagara Falls, and is based on a painting by Swiss-born artist John Bachmann (1814-96). More rare and important prints and original works can be found throughout the Exhibition. Make a date now to see this educational and entertaining presentation of your Niagara history! Visit TAG Art Gallery, Wednesday to Saturday, noon to 6 p.m., until the end of October 20th, 2018.