Art on Paper

L.L. FitzGerald Drawing

TITLE: 6.4.53 MEDIA: pastel SUPPORT: Medium weight, off-white, wove paper with texture, watermark on bottom edge reading “uepc mbm” DIMENSIONS: H 12 1/2...

W.J. Phillips Woodblock Print

TITLE: Howe Sound MEDIA: Water based printing inks SUPPORT: Japanese kozo paper DIMENSIONS:  13 5/8 x 11 5/8 inches CONDITION:...

Oscar Cahen Illustration

TITLE: And then I saw many Refugee coming from the camp MEDIA: India ink SUPPORT: Bainbridge 80 Illustration Board DIMENSIONS:  W...

Emily Carr Watercolour Painting

MEDIA: Watercolour and gouache SUPPORT: Beige, medium weight, wove paper with smooth surface DIMENSIONS: W 19 x H 27 inches...

Historical Documents

Tibetan Envelope

TITLE: Gantok MEDIA: Stamp, cancellation stamp ink, writing ink SUPPORT: Grey flecked paper stamped in raised embossed letters “Granite Grey...

Marriage Certificate – lithograph

MEDIA: Multicolored printing ink, including metallic SUPPORT: tan colored, light weight, wove paper DIMENSIONS:  W 21 x H 14 5/8...

Equatorial Crossing Certificate, 1946

MEDIA: Black and red typewriting ink, black printing ink, brown/grey writing ink, graphite pencil and a small notation in ballpoint...

Crayon Enlargement Portraits

MEDIA: Charcoal and/or other black pigment on photographic base SUPPORT:Tan colored paper mounted on cardstock DIMENSIONS: Woman: W 15 ¾...

Textiles

Sampler

ARTIST: Sarah Taylor, 1787 MEDIA: Dyed silk in cross and satin stitch SUPPORT: Natural color, plain weave, hand spun linen ground fabric...

Regimental Colour, 102nd North Battalion B.C.

CONSTRUCTION:  Red, cream and blue colored silk is pieced to form ground fabric.  Central cream colored silk appliqué with silk...

Christening Dress

CONSTRUCTION: White cotton dress with short cap sleeves and V bodice insert DIMENSIONS: W at shoulders 15”   W at...

Salish Blanket, probably 19th century

CONSTRUCTION:  Heavy plied yarn which includes mountain goat and wooly dog hair (analyzed by the Smithsonian Institute)  in broken twill...

American Flag, 1860’s

CONSTRUCTION:  cotton fabric; hand pieced and stitched; appliqué stars in circular patterns; heavy weight sleeve at left with brown cord...