Print 1957 commemorative image. Page size 16.5" x 23" Initialed in the lower right corner of print. Signed by artist just below lower right corner of print. Caption lower margin: "The earliest representation of Curling is in a painting by PIETER BRUEGAL around 1550. The Royal Montreal Curling Club dates from 1807 and celebrated its 150th anniversary by a BONSPIEL in 1957. The Grand Caledonian Curling Club was founded in Edinburgh in 1838./ The Oldest Club in United States is the Orchard Lake Club in Michigan founded in 1831. The Grand National Curling Club of America was founded in New York in 1867. Of its original seven member clubs the only surviving one is the Caledonian Curling Club of New York City."
This beautiful print depicts a curling match in the late 18th century at the foot of a castle in Quebec, Montreal during a winter festival.