Artist Robert Adamson, Scottish, 1821 - 1848
Artist David Octavius Hill, Scottish, 1802 - 1870
  • Dumbarton Presbytery
Date between 1843 and 1847
Medium calotype
Dimensions Image: 5 3/4 × 7 3/4 inches (14.6 × 19.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number F81.61
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on verso, top right: Dumbarton Portrait [illegible] in book
Inscribed, in pencil, on verso, centered: h/o [illegible]
(Daniel Katz, London, England);
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bruce, D. Sun Pictures, the Hill-Adamson Calotypes. Greenwich, Colorado, 1973, pp. 38-39 (ill.).

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): pp. 30-41 (fig. 2).