Media black and white photograph on paper
Dated ca. 1928
Size 6.5 x 4.5 in. / 16.5 x 11.4 cm.
Sold $240 Estimate $100 - $200
ESTIMATED RETAIL VALUE $200 - unsigned; archival mat; drymounted to mat; unframed
One of the earliest images of the newly completed Banff Springs Hotel, this beautiful selenium-toned print is from a now-classic viewpoint, photgraphed by the legendary Byron Harmon.
Donated by Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, see website at whyte.org
Byron Harmon ~ [1880-1942] Canadian
see Great Days in the Rockies, The Photographs of Byron Harmon, 1906-1934, by C.Harmon, Altitude Pub.; included in Biographies of Western Photographers, by C.Mautz, pg.492, Mautz Pub. 1997; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website