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Description found in Archives

Additional works of art [graphic material]. 

Date(s)

1937-1955

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

19 prints offset lithograph postcards, photomechanical reproduction.
1 drawing chalk and charcoal 50.8 x 40.6 cm.

Scope and content

Series consists of 18 prints, offset lithograph postcards: 1 booklet of postcards of Jasper Park; and 17 postcards including 4 views of Vancouver, 1946, 12 views of Gaspe, n.d., 1 view of the Windsor Hotel, n.d. The series also contains 1 portrait, photomechanical reproduction, 87.3 x 60 cm, of William Lyon Mackenzie King, after work by Frank Salisbury. In addition, the series includes 1 charcoal & white chalk bust length portrait of Mackenzie King by Frank Salisbury, signed and dated 12 June 1937. This work was apparently done while Prime Minister King was in London attending the coronation of King George VI.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Accession 1950-057 PIC: Restricted - cop
yright unknown; accession 1987-091X PIC: Documents must be consulted under close supervision for conservation reasons.
Archival reference no.

Terms of use

Print (accession 1950-057 PIC): Restricted - copyright unknown. Credit: National Archives of Canada.
Prints (accession 1987-091X PIC): No restrictions. Copyright: Expired, crown copyright on reproductions. Credit: National Archives of Canada.
Drawing: No restrictions. Copyright: Estate of Frank Salisbury. Crown copyright on reproductions. Credit: national Archives of Canada.

Print (accession 1950-057): Item level description available in file 204-56. (Paper)

Prints (accession 1987-091X PIC): Item level descriptions available online. (Electronic)

Additional information

Received from auction houses which were subsequently added to the William Lyon Mackenzie King fonds. The postcards were transferred from the textual records but their provenance can no longer be traced.

Five smaller copies exist of the print of portrait of William Lyon Mackenzie King by Frank Salisbury.

Print of portrait of William Lyon Mackenzie King (accession 1950-057) listed as 204-56-21 in portrait file.

Private