Hill, David Octavius & Adamson, Robert
Mrs Grace Ramsay and 4 unknown women
St Andrews circa 1845
plain toned salted paper print from a calotype negative, inscribed in pencil recto ‘Fish women St Andrews’. 205 by 155mm (8 by 6 inches). This print is larger than that illustrated in Colin Ford (see below) and shows less edge fading.
Stevenson, Sarah: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson, catalogue of their calotypes taken between 1843 and 1847 in the collection of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Nat galleries of Scotland, 1981, illus. pp 198, Newhaven 48. Ford, Colin: An early Victorian album; the photographic masterpieces of D. O. Hill and R. Adamson, Knopf 1976 illus. pp 162 (full size)
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