Artist Robert Adamson, Scottish, 1821 - 1848
Artist David Octavius Hill, Scottish, 1802 - 1870
  • Charles and George Drysdale
Date ca. 1845
Medium calotype
Dimensions Image: 7 7/8 × 5 1/2 inches (20 × 14 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number F81.52
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed in pencil, on verso, upper right corner: H + A | 2 [more possibly covered with tape]
In pencil, on verso, centered: HS [somewhat illegible].
(Daniel Katz, London, England);
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Stevenson, S. "The calotype photographs of David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson in the Detroit Institute of Arts." Bulletin of the DIA 66, no. 4 (1991): 30-41, fig. 9 (ill.).