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Vancouver, Forrest residence
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- Graphic material
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[February] 1965 (Creation)
- Pullan, Selwyn
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3 photographs : b&w
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Folder contains 3 b&w photographic prints of the Forrest Residence in Vancouver, B.C. The residence was designed by Thompson, Berwick, Pratt & Partners, Architects Engineers Planners. In a website pertaining to the photographer Selwyn Pullan, it features the architecture of numerous west-coast architects."His shot of Ron Thompson Forrest residence in West Vancouver makes it look like a living creature about to spring into the sky."
"As a body of work, his photos of Vancouver's modern architectural movement are a one-of-a-kind treasure trove, the primary photographic history of the heyday of Vancouver modernism."
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Digital images are available.
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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.
Digital copies only. Original records are not accessible/viewable using the equipment in the reading room. Digital copies may be viewed onsite.
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Selwyn Pullan photography, North Vancouver, B.C.
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Many of the photographs contain notes about the use the of the prints in Canadian Architect magazine.
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- Architecture » Architecture, Domestic
- Built Environment (hierarchy name) » Single Built Works (hierarchy name) » single built works (built environment) » residential structures » Dwellings
- Built Environment (hierarchy name) » Single Built Works (hierarchy name) » single built works (built environment) » residential structures » Dwellings » Houses
- Interior decoration