Grand Canyon by Karl A. Baumgaertel

Grand Canyon by Karl A. Baumgaertel

Grand Canyon

Karl A. Baumgaertel

Title

Grand Canyon

 
Artist
Year
1931  
Technique
vintage chlorobromide photograph 
Image Size
8 5/16 x 6 1/8" image 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
not stated 
Annotations
titled and dated in pencil 
Reference
 
Paper
cream, toothy wove 
State
 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
15777 
Price
$850.00 
Description
Karl A. Baumgaertel. American: (?-1958) was an accomplished salon photographer active in San Francisco and in Utah in the 1930s. He was a member of the Pictorial Photographers of America who exhibited in the Pittsburgh Salon of Photographic Art, the Chicago Camera Club Century of Progress International Photographic Salon (1933), and the Camera Pictorialists of Los Angeles. His photgraphic archive is at the Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA This is one of his 1930's photographs of the Grand Canyon.