Detail View: The AMICA Library: The Royal Institution with the Castle in the Background

AMICA ID: 
GEH_.81:2398:0034
AMICA Library Year: 
2002
Object Type: 
Photographs
Creator Name: 
Hill & Adamson
Creator Nationality: 
European; British; Scottish
Creator Name-CRT: 
Hill & Adamson
Title: 
The Royal Institution with the Castle in the Background
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
ca. 1844
Creation Start Date: 
1843
Creation End Date: 
1845
Materials and Techniques: 
salted paper print
Subject Terms: 
architecture, building
Subject Terms: 
architecture, entry
Creation Place: 
Scotland, Edinburgh
Dimensions: 
21.4 x 16.3 cm. (untrimmed)
AMICA Contributor: 
George Eastman House
Owner Location: 
Rochester, New York, USA
ID Number: 
81:2398:0034
Credit Line: 
Gift of Alden Scott Boyer
Inscriptions: 
mount recto-(in pencil) "Castle Institution" "42"
Rights: 
Exhibition History: 
"This Edifice is Colossal: 19th Century Architectural Photography", US, NY, Rochester, GEH - Brackett Clark Gallery, November 8, 1986 - January 4, 1987. (Traveled).//
Related Document Description: 
Bruce, David. --Sun Pictures: The Hill-Adamson Calotypes.-- England, London: Studio Vista, 1973. p. 179.//
Related Document Description: 
Ford, Colin. --An Early Victorian Album: The Photographic Masterpieces (1843-1847) of David Octavius Hill & Robert Adamson.-- New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. p. 249.//
Related Document Description: 
Stevenson, Sara. --David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson: Catalogue of their Calotypes Taken Between 1843 and 1847 in the Collection of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.-- Edinburgh, Scotland: National Galleries of Scotland, 1981. pg. 189.//
Related Image Identifier Link: 
GEH_.198123980034.tif