Luminous-Lint - for collectors and connoisseurs of fine photography
HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER

HomeContentsVisual indexesWilliam Notman

 
  
Standard
  
  
William Notman 
François Gros-Louis, Fur trapper 
1866 
  
Albumen print 
12.7 x 8.7 cm 
  
National Galleries of Scotland 
Acc. No. PGP R 220 
  
 
LL/56758 
  
(Curatorial caption, accessed 23 November 2014)
The Scottish-born photographer, William Notman, built a substantial archive of images recording activities typical to nineteenth-century Canada. This has become an invaluable resource for researchers from all over the world. This image shows François Gros-Louis, an eighty-three-year-old native Canadian guide and hunter who appeared in Notman's scenes of caribou and moose hunting and was also painted trapping beaver. 
 

 
  
 
  
HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER
 Facebook LuminousLint 
 Twitter @LuminousLint