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Portrait of James Nasmyth

A work made of carbon print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of carbon print.

Date:

c. 1844, printed 1890/1900

Artist:

David Octavius Hill (Scottish, 1802–1870) and
Robert Adamson (Scottish, 1821–1848)

About this artwork

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

David Octavius Hill

Title

Portrait of James Nasmyth

Origin

Scotland

Date

Made 1879–1889

Medium

Carbon print

Dimensions

20.3 × 15.3 cm (image); 29.3 × 22.8 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Alfred Stieglitz Collection

Reference Number

1949.684

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