Stevenson, Sara and Morrison-Low, A D (2015) Scottish photography: the first thirty years. NMS Enterprise Ltd, Edinburgh. ISBN 9781905267996

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This lavishly illustrated book discusses the relationship between art, science and technology which, around 1840, laid a fertile groundwork for photography to flourish in Scotland. It looks at the early professionals including DO Hill, Robert Adamson, James Valentine and George Washington Wilson. The book has been written by Dr Sara Stevenson, formerly chief curator at National Galleries of Scotland, responsible for the Scottish Photography Collection; and Dr Alison Morrison-Low, Principal Curator, Historic Scientific Instruments & Photography, National Museums Scotland.

Item Type: Book
Subjects: A General Works > AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain > DAW Central Europe
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
T Technology > TR Photography
Theme: Material culture: creation and use
Department: Science and Technology
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Depositing User: Ross Anderson
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2015 12:58
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2015 15:29

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