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Robert Adamson

[Scottish Photographer, 1821-1848]

• Relationships: Adamson's partner was the painter David Octavius Hill.
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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteRobert Adamson at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
9 works online

Notable SiteEastman House Museum of Photography & Film, Rochester, New York

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
21 photographs online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  
3 photographs online

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City  

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteNational Portrait Gallery, London, UK
27 portraits online

Notable SiteSan 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

Art Market:
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Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
5.000 Meisterwerke der Fotografie (in German)  

5.000 Meisterwerke der Fotografie (in German)  

Masters of Photography  

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Robert Adamson  
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Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

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