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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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Artist
Hiroshi Yoshida (1876 – 1950, Japanese)
Date
n.d.
Medium
woodblock on paper
Catalogue Number
YoH.04.18
Description
Colour: purple, rose. There is a tent and a figure by a fire in the lower left corner. There are three ridges close together until half way up, then the distant peaks rise to pink and yellow tan clouds.
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Artist
Hiroshi Yoshida (1876 – 1950, Japanese)
Title
Tsurngizan Morning
Date
n.d.
Medium
woodblock on paper
Dimensions
48.2 x 28.8 cm
Description
Colour: purple, rose. There is a tent and a figure by a fire in the lower left corner. There are three ridges close together until half way up, then the distant peaks rise to pink and yellow tan clouds.
Subject
landscape
mountain
camp
figure
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
YoH.04.18
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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
1916
Medium
pastel on paper
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.148
Description
landscape of brown boat with white sail in blue water with green hills behindverso: outline in brown on a house with red chimney behind a deciduous tree
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Artist
Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C. (1906 – 1979, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1916
Medium
pastel on paper
Dimensions
20.0 x 28.0 cm
Description
landscape of brown boat with white sail in blue water with green hills behindverso: outline in brown on a house with red chimney behind a deciduous tree
Subject
landscape
sail boat
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyC.03.148
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Artist
Scott White
Date
1924
Medium
watercolour; gouache
Catalogue Number
WhS.05.01
Description
A mountain peak landscape with a glacier to the left, forest below.
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Artist
Scott White
Title
Untitled
Date
1924
Medium
watercolour; gouache
Dimensions
22.5 x 17.5 cm
Description
A mountain peak landscape with a glacier to the left, forest below.
Subject
landscape
mountain
glacier
trees
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WhS.05.01
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
c. 1925
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.957 h
Description
Anatomy contour drawing, person divingverso: small mountain landscape
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
c. 1925
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
20.5 x 30.5 cm
Description
Anatomy contour drawing, person divingverso: small mountain landscape
Subject
anatomy
mountain
landscape
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.957 h
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1921
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.953 p
Description
Mountain landscape
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1921
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
21.5 x 29.5 cm
Description
Mountain landscape
Subject
landscape
mountain
water
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.953 p
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1915 – 1966
Medium
ink on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.953 b
Description
Two boxed ink line drawings, top image mountain landscape
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1915 – 1966
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
17.0 x 17.0 cm
Description
Two boxed ink line drawings, top image mountain landscape
Subject
mountain
landscape
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.953 b
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1920 – 1966
Medium
ink on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.953 a
Description
Line and ink mountain hatching
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1920 – 1966
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
16.8 x 12.6 cm
Description
Line and ink mountain hatching
Subject
mountain
landscape
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.953 a
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Date
2010
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.04
Description
Woman holding book looking at viewer from inside a small windowless wood cabin
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Title
Meg
Date
2010
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Dimensions
101.6 x 76.2 cm
Description
Woman holding book looking at viewer from inside a small windowless wood cabin
Subject
documentary photography
Banff
community
landscape
portrait
cabin
Credit
Gift of Sarah Fuller, Wakefield, 2016
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.04
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Date
2010
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.03
Description
Two men sitting on log/ski chairs behind a campfire, in-front of a collection of skis.
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Title
Griffin and Ali
Date
2010
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Dimensions
76.2 x 101.6 cm
Description
Two men sitting on log/ski chairs behind a campfire, in-front of a collection of skis.
Subject
documentary photography
Banff
community
landscape
portrait
ski
campfire
Credit
Gift of Sarah Fuller, Wakefield, 2016
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.03
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Date
2009
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.02
Description
Women wearing jeans and red vest with two horses behind her
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Title
Jolene
Date
2009
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Dimensions
101.6 x 76.2 cm
Description
Women wearing jeans and red vest with two horses behind her
Subject
documentary photography
Banff
community
landscape
portrait
Jolene Brewster
Credit
Gift of Sarah Fuller, Wakefield, 2016
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.02
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Date
2009
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.01
Description
Women wearing red gloves holding a camera standing on river rocks with green conifers behind her
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Title
Laura
Date
2009
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Dimensions
101.6 x 76.2 cm
Description
Women wearing red gloves holding a camera standing on river rocks with green conifers behind her
Subject
documentary photography
Banff
community
landscape
portrait
Credit
Gift of Sarah Fuller, Wakefield, 2016
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.01
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Season’s Greetings Peter and Catharine

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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1954
Medium
ink on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.04.36
Description
On the bottom half of the paper there is a final printed version of the 1954 Christmas card. Peter and Catharine are sitting on stools working on paintings at their easels. They are painting a mountain and lake landscape that is in front of them. There is a group of animals sitting around them watc…
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Season’s Greetings Peter and Catharine
Date
1954
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
21.5 x 16.2 cm
Description
On the bottom half of the paper there is a final printed version of the 1954 Christmas card. Peter and Catharine are sitting on stools working on paintings at their easels. They are painting a mountain and lake landscape that is in front of them. There is a group of animals sitting around them watching them paint. Below the print it says “SEASON’S GREETINGS 1954 PETER AND CATHARINE”.verso: multiple watercolour paint swatches on the back.
Subject
Christmas card
painting
easel
canvas
paint
brush
people
man
woman
animal
moose
deer
squirrel
wolf
rabbit
bear
bird
landscape
mountain
water
lake
Rocky Mountains
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.04.36
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1915 – 1925
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.911
Description
A calm pond that has tall grasses in the the foreground and a hill rising up to trees in the background.
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1915 – 1925
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
22.6 x 15.0 cm
Description
A calm pond that has tall grasses in the the foreground and a hill rising up to trees in the background.
Subject
landscape
water
pond
vegetation
plants
tree
grass
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.911
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1925 – 1966
Medium
ink on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.910
Description
A covered wagon being pulled by a team of horses travels through the desert. There is a cactus in the foreground, and a large cloud coming up over a smooth rocky ridge.
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1925 – 1966
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
11.6 x 18.4 cm
Description
A covered wagon being pulled by a team of horses travels through the desert. There is a cactus in the foreground, and a large cloud coming up over a smooth rocky ridge.
Subject
travel
wagon
covered wagon
desert
landscape
cactus
vegetation
animal
horse
cloud
rocky
ridge
land formation
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.910
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1925 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.901
Description
Boxed off a person on a horse is travelling on a road/path. The road/path ascends up a hill.verso: written along the right edge “c 1-o, c 2-g, x 3-p, c 4 - sam, x 5-enw, x 6-nne, c 7-t, x 8-n, c 9-h, c 10-q, c 11-d, c 12-c, c 13-r, c 14-a, c 15-b b, x 16-e”
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1925 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
12.0 x 13.9 cm
Description
Boxed off a person on a horse is travelling on a road/path. The road/path ascends up a hill.verso: written along the right edge “c 1-o, c 2-g, x 3-p, c 4 - sam, x 5-enw, x 6-nne, c 7-t, x 8-n, c 9-h, c 10-q, c 11-d, c 12-c, c 13-r, c 14-a, c 15-b b, x 16-e”
Subject
person
animal
horse
road
path
travel
hill
landscape
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.901
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