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Corporal Windsor 1941

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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1962 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.354
Description
Pencil drawing on paper of a soldier’s head. One is more complete, with pillbox hat, decorative collar, and the beginnings of facial features. The other is more lightly drawn and detached from the collar. Underneath these drawings are the words: Corporal Windsor 1941.all of this appears in the uppe…
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Corporal Windsor 1941
Date
1962 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
21.4 x 27.5 cm
Description
Pencil drawing on paper of a soldier’s head. One is more complete, with pillbox hat, decorative collar, and the beginnings of facial features. The other is more lightly drawn and detached from the collar. Underneath these drawings are the words: Corporal Windsor 1941.all of this appears in the upper left corner. The paper is embossed with the words HOWARD SMITH VICTORY WAR BONDS CANADA.
Subject
Blind Date
soldier
John Windsor
Peter Whyte;
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.354
Images
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1962 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.371
Description
Pencil sketches relating to the Blind Date (John Windsor) book illustrations on a piece of torn paper. In top centre is a rectangle that contains a rough illustration of troops marching off into the distance, a military tank, and illegible scribbles likely to represent text. Beside this rectangle, …
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1962 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
24.0 x 20.0 cm
Description
Pencil sketches relating to the Blind Date (John Windsor) book illustrations on a piece of torn paper. In top centre is a rectangle that contains a rough illustration of troops marching off into the distance, a military tank, and illegible scribbles likely to represent text. Beside this rectangle, a military figure strides away from the viewer, carrying a bayonet on his right shoulder. Below these are two indistinguishable sketches and a line of four marching soldiers with bayonets. Below this group is another sketch contained in a rectangle and two text lines that read: SO SORRY PLEASE/ SO SOLLY PREASE
Subject
Blind Date
military
tank
soldier
Peter Whyte
drawing
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.371
Images
Less detail
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