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W.H. McMahon Joins The Mounties 1885

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Artist
William Hastings McMahon (1864 – 1956, Canadian)
Date
1885 – 1956
Medium
watercolour on paper
Catalogue Number
McW.05.02 a-g
Description
Wood frame with white matting. 6 windows in the matting, 5 watercolour paintings and 1 photograph. Four of the watercolour paintings are in the four corners, a larger watercolour is places just about centre and the photograph is shown below. under each window is an inscription refrencing the image …
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Artist
William Hastings McMahon (1864 – 1956, Canadian)
Title
W.H. McMahon Joins The Mounties 1885
Date
1885 – 1956
Medium
watercolour on paper
Description
Wood frame with white matting. 6 windows in the matting, 5 watercolour paintings and 1 photograph. Four of the watercolour paintings are in the four corners, a larger watercolour is places just about centre and the photograph is shown below. under each window is an inscription refrencing the image it is associated with. At the top is a large inscription reading “WHMcMahon Joins The Mounties. 1885.” All the writing is done in an ornate calligraphy.A: Image (top left): “The Raw Recruit” Viewer looks on into a blue room, facing a doorway and hallway. At the end of the hall a faded figure in blue pants and a red coat stand at attention. In the foreground, a soldier in a red coat, blue pants and white helmet stands in full profile view with rifle at his side. He faces the right side of the image. On the Right side a gentlemen (in a fine suit and hat) stands in full profile facing the left side of the image. He carries a suit case and walking stick. B: Image (bottom left): “First Uniform ill fitting” A man in a red coat, blue pants, and orange hat faces the viewer directly. The coat and pants are bumpy with lots of folds. in the back ground there are plain buildings and a dirt ground.C: Image (center top): “Who told you to dismount, Sir?” Blue skies look over a large area of dirt ground where a man sits in a brown shirt and blue pants. His right arm reaches down to his butt. His hat lays beside him on the right edge of the picture. In the center of the image a dark brown horse is painted mid-buck with the reins flying over his head and his ears pinned back. There is no rider on the saddle. Another man, in a red coat, stands in the distance on the left edge with his hand outstretched. In the background there is a large white building with a large British flag flying above. A faded fourth figure stands in the background. F: Image (Center bottom): “N.W.M.P. Barracks, Banff) It is a photograph (Can be found in archives V265/NA-66-37) Nine figures in brown uniforms stand in front of a yellow building with a brown roof. The man furthest to the left holds the reins of a dapple gray horse. A white dog sits between two of the center figures who are laying on the ground. Based off information at the Archives of Alberta the man laying down to the right of the dog is the artist, William Hastings McMahon. Two more horses pull a cart on the right edge. with a tenth figure in the cart. E: Image (top right): “Drill” A man in a red coat faces a line of marching soldiers in brown coats. He is slightly leaning forward and holds a long stick in his hands. Another figure in a red coat stands in the background. The surrounding environment is a mixtures of browns. Three faded buildings. D: Image (bottom right): “McMahon, N.W.M.P” A proud man faces the viewer directly. He is in a red coat, blue pants and black boots. The background is faded. One building is visible in the background and a woman figure in the far left. G: Frame and Calligraphy script on mat board
Subject
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
R.C.M.P
landscape
barrack
banff
mounties
North West Mounted Police
N.W.M.P
watercolour
Credit
Gift of Jack McMahon, Edmonton, 2018
Catalogue Number
McW.05.02 a-g
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Police Barracks in Banff

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Artist
William Hastings McMahon (1864 – 1956, Canadian)
Date
1880 – 1929
Medium
watercolour, pen and ink on paper
Catalogue Number
McW.05.01
Description
Watercolour painting with pen and ink detailing. It is a landscape painting with 4 Mountains, blue skies, an evergreen forested area, leafy trees, bushes, a building with a red roof, yellow walls and a wood fence. The sky accounts for half the image surface, some mountain peaks and trees cross the …
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Artist
William Hastings McMahon (1864 – 1956, Canadian)
Title
Police Barracks in Banff
Date
1880 – 1929
Medium
watercolour, pen and ink on paper
Dimensions
19.05 x 30.48 cm
Description
Watercolour painting with pen and ink detailing. It is a landscape painting with 4 Mountains, blue skies, an evergreen forested area, leafy trees, bushes, a building with a red roof, yellow walls and a wood fence. The sky accounts for half the image surface, some mountain peaks and trees cross the center line and stretch into the sky. There are four birds, off centered, flying in the back ground. The forested area stretches over the mountain ranges, coming up just behind the building which is placed in the distance to the viewer. The left side of the image is surrounded by bushes and three large trees. There are four figures in the painting, two closer to the viewer with red coats, blue pants. They are placed in the middle at an opening in the gate. Another figure is on the right edge, riding a dark brown horse. the fourth figure is standing next to the building, too far to paint details. There is a white structure to the right of the building, Unidentified.
Subject
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
R.C.M.P
landscape
barrack
banff
Credit
Gift of Jack McMahon, Edmonton, 2018
Catalogue Number
McW.05.01
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Downstairs Upstairs.

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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
c. 1918
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.301
Description
Interior drawing home. Perhaps Catharine’s Boston childhood home
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Downstairs Upstairs.
Date
c. 1918
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
10.0 x 16.5 cm
Description
Interior drawing home. Perhaps Catharine’s Boston childhood home
Subject
interior home
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.301
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
c. 1915
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.295
Description
green hill and blue water with red sun setting in TRC
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
c. 1915
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
12.5 x 17.5 cm
Description
green hill and blue water with red sun setting in TRC
Subject
sunset
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.295
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
c. 1915
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.294
Description
concrete grave markers on green grass
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
c. 1915
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
30.0 x 23.0 cm
Description
concrete grave markers on green grass
Subject
cemetery
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.294
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
c. 1915
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.293
Description
white and red house with two deciduous trees
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
c. 1915
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
30.0 x 23.0 cm
Description
white and red house with two deciduous trees
Subject
house
tree
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.293
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1919 – 1920
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.289
Description
pink rose with green stem and leaves on brown grounding
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1919 – 1920
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
24.2 x 32.0 cm
Description
pink rose with green stem and leaves on brown grounding
Subject
flower
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.289
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.288
Description
yellow, orange and brown flowers in a green long necked vase
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
32.0 x 23.5 cm
Description
yellow, orange and brown flowers in a green long necked vase
Subject
flower
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.288
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
c. 1920
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.287
Description
small purple flowers on green stems with large green leaves with a black background
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
c. 1920
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
30.5 x 23.0 cm
Description
small purple flowers on green stems with large green leaves with a black background
Subject
flower
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.287
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1919 – 1920
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.251
Description
yellow and red flower with green leaves on brown background
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1919 – 1920
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
33.0 x 16.5 cm
Description
yellow and red flower with green leaves on brown background
Subject
flower
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.251
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1919
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.246
Description
yellow flower in center with two white flowers with green backing
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1919
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
24.0 x 16.0 cm
Description
yellow flower in center with two white flowers with green backing
Subject
flower
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.246
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
coloured charcoal on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.245
Description
landscape with bright blue sky and green grass and trees
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
coloured charcoal on paper
Dimensions
15.0 x 26.0 cm
Description
landscape with bright blue sky and green grass and trees
Subject
landscape
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.245
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
coloured charcoal on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.244
Description
small gray vase with large green leaves and small white flowers
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
coloured charcoal on paper
Dimensions
24.0 x 15.5 cm
Description
small gray vase with large green leaves and small white flowers
Subject
vase
flowers
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.244
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.243
Description
shaded bowl
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
24.0 x 16.0 cm
Description
shaded bowl
Subject
bowl
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.243
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
charcoal on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.242
Description
shaded candle and small candle holder
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
charcoal on paper
Dimensions
24.0 x 16.0 cm
Description
shaded candle and small candle holder
Subject
candle
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.242
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1919
Medium
charcoal on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.241
Description
darkly shaded grapes and leaves
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1919
Medium
charcoal on paper
Dimensions
20.0 x 23.0 cm
Description
darkly shaded grapes and leaves
Subject
grape
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.241
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918 – 1919
Medium
coloured charcoal on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.239
Description
blue tube vase and orange wide rimmed low bowl
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918 – 1919
Medium
coloured charcoal on paper
Dimensions
31.0 x 23.5 cm
Description
blue tube vase and orange wide rimmed low bowl
Subject
vase
bowl
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.239
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
coloured graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.229
Description
red bowl with gold interior with black foot on brown
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
coloured graphite on paper
Dimensions
32.0 x 23.5 cm
Description
red bowl with gold interior with black foot on brown
Subject
bowl
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.229
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
charcoal on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.224
Description
arybollas vase
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
charcoal on paper
Dimensions
30.5 x 24.0 cm
Description
arybollas vase
Subject
arybollas
vase
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.224
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Date
1918
Medium
graphite; watercolour on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.223
Description
black flower and leafs
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1918
Medium
graphite; watercolour on paper
Dimensions
25.0 x 16.0 cm
Description
black flower and leafs
Subject
flower
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.223
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