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Sun Pictures in Scotland

Artist:
William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)
Date:
1845
Medium:
Salted paper prints from paper negatives
Dimensions:
31.8 x 24.1 x 1.3 cm (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.99
Not on view
Inscription: Dealer's catalog entry affixed to front endpaper.
William H. Robinson, Ltd.

Goldschmidt, Helmut, and Weston J. Naef. The Truthful Lens: A Survey of the Photographically Illustrated Book, 1844–1914. 1st ed. New York: The Grolier Club, 1980. no. 161.



List of Plates:

1. Heriot's Hospital, Edinburgh.

2. Sir Walter Scott's Monument, Edinburgh; as it appeared when nearly finished, in October 1844.

3. Abbotsford.

4. Entrance Gate, Abbotsford.

5. Hall Door, Abbotsford.

6. Effigy of Sir W. Scott's favourite dog Maida, by the side of the hall door at Abbotsford.

7-9. Melrose Abbey.

10-12. Loch Katrine.

13. The Tomb of Sir W. Scott, in Dryburgh Abbey.

Smaller views.

14. Highland Hut on the banks of Loch Katrine.

15-17. Scenery of Loch Katrine.

18. The Castle of Doune.

19. The same seen from the other side.

20. A Mountain Rivulet which flows at the foot of Doune Castle.

21-23. Melrose Abbey.
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