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[Scottish Photographer, 1821-1848]
Robert Adamson Works Online
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Original works by Robert Adamson available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Robert Adamson at the Detroit Institute of Arts, MichiganArt Market:
9 works online
Eastman House Museum of Photography & Film, Rochester, New York
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
21 photographs online
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
3 photographs online
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
27 portraits online
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Mark Napier, photograph
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Portrait of James Drummond, salt print, 1845
Bruce Museum of Arts and Science, Connecticut
Sir William Allan, 1843-47
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
Mrs. Bell of Madras
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Scottish Fishwives, Washaday Group
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Stephen Rintoul, editor of the Spectator
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
Group of Six Gentlemen, Edinburgh, 1843
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Sotheby's Sold Lot ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
5.000 Meisterwerke der Fotografie (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
5.000 Meisterwerke der Fotografie (in German)
Masters of Photography
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Robert Adamson
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.