William Notman, A Visionary Photographer

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October 24, 2016 at 10:30 am  •  Posted in Exhibitions, News & Events by  •  0 Comments

Wm Notman & Son, Sherbrooke Street in winter, Montreal, 1896 © McCord Museum

Wm Notman & Son, Sherbrooke Street in winter, Montreal, 1896 © McCord Museum

In Montreal, the McCord Museum is exhibiting Notman, A Visionary Photographer from November 4 through March 26. With 285 photographs and objects, this is an in-depth look at the influential 19th-century Canadian photographer. William Notman used a modern approach to photography and became the first Canadian photographer to be recognized internationally.

Wm Notman & Son, View from the Chateau Frontenac, Quebec City, Que., about 1898 © McCord Museum

Wm Notman & Son, View from the Chateau Frontenac, Quebec City, Que., about 1898 © McCord Museum

William Notman, Place d’Armes and Notre-Dame Church, Montreal, 1876 © McCord Museum

William Notman, Place d’Armes and Notre-Dame Church, Montreal, 1876 © McCord Museum

William Notman, Timber Coves at Quebec City, Que., 1872 © McCord Museum

William Notman, Timber Coves at Quebec City, Que., 1872 © McCord Museum

William Notman, View of Ottawa From Rideau Falls, Ont., 1869 © McCord Museum

William Notman, View of Ottawa From Rideau Falls, Ont., 1869 © McCord Museum

 

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