Scottish Fishwives

David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson

Scottish, 1802–1870 and 1821–1848

Scottish Fishwives, Washaday Group, 1843–48

Calotype

5 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (14.0 x 19.4 cm)

Membership Purchase Fund

74.015

Lincoln's Inn

William Henry Fox Talbot

English, 1800–1877

Lincoln’s Inn, New Hall Library, London, ca. 1846

Salted paper print from a calotype negative

7 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (20.0 x 24.8 cm)

Gift of Arthur Penn, Class of 1956, and Marilyn Penn, Christopher Elliman, David Elliman, and Andrea Branch, by exchange

91.026

Portrait of a Nun

Philibert Perraud

French, born 1815, active 1850s

Portrait of a Nun, ca. 1850s

Daguerreotype

Frame: 4 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (11.8 x 11.4 cm)

Gift of Arthur Penn, Class of 1956, and Marilyn Penn, Christopher Elliman, David Elliman, and Andrea Branch, by exchange

95.015.002

Colutea Arborescens

Anna Atkins

British, 1799–1871

Colutea arborescens, 1851–54

Cyanotype photogram

13 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. (34.9 x 24.1 cm)

Acquired through the David M. Solinger, Class of 1926, Fund

2004.016

Death at Gettysburg

Timothy O’Sullivan

American, ca. 1840–1882

Dead at Gettysburg (A Harvest of Death), 1863

Albumen print

6 3/8 x 7 3/8 in. (16.2 x 18.9 cm)

Gift of Arthur Penn, Class of 1956, and Marilyn Penn, Christopher Elliman, David Elliman, and Andrea Branch, by exchange; with additional support from the Warner L. Overton Fund

96.015.001