Size: 13 1/2 x 17 in. (346 x 435 mm.)
Item#: F-004 Artist: Floyd B. Evans
Image or title: Calistoga Water Wheel
Date: ca. 1940s. Medium: matte chlorobromide print

Description: this large format print is signed and titled by Evans in the lower margins on the white mat over the image. On the reverse there are two labels. One includes the title and his address FPSA 312 So. Grand Ave, Pasadena, Cal. The other is an exhibition label from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Matte chlorobromide print, possibly toned, mounted. Condition very good

Floyd B. Evans 1890-1966:

Evans was a California art photographer active from the 1920s through the 1960s. Mostly known as a landscape photographer, Evans was based in Pasadena and Los Angeles and was also a member of the Los Angeles Camera Club. He and a band of fellow members within this group who frequented the California dessert for photo excursions called themselves the Pack of Rats. Evans was also a contemporary of Edward Weston and entered many national photo competitions. He mostly printed in gelatin silver but was also known to use carbro and other pigment print processes. His works are held in many collections and museums throughout the United States


Price: ¥85,000 JPY