Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Summer Noon: Master John Hope Finlay

Photography Studio:
Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)
Artist:
David Octavius Hill (British, Perth, Scotland 1802–1870 Edinburgh, Scotland)
Artist:
Robert Adamson (British, St. Andrews, Scotland 1821–1848 St. Andrews, Scotland)
Date:
ca. 1846
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
15.4 x 20.9 cm (6 1/16 x 8 1/4 in. ) irregular
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.382.16
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount: "Hope Finlay"; RSA stamp on mount
From a set of presentation albums assembled and given by David Octavius Hill to the Royal Scottish Academy (1852); deaccessioned by the Royal Scottish Academy (1977); [Thackrey & Robertson, San Francisco]; John Rubel, San Francisco; William Rubel, Santa Cruz, California; [Hans P. Kraus, Jr. Fine Photographs, New York]

Crocker Art Museum. "Masterworks of Photography from the Rubel Collection," January 9, 1982–February 21, 1982.

Achenbach Graphic Arts Council. "Masterworks of Photography from the Rubel Collection," January 1, 1984–February 1, 1984.

Daniel, Malcolm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin: Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 56, no. 4 (Spring 1999). p. 48.



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