The album contains 206 calotype prints taken by a group of pioneering amateur Scottish photographers comprising Dr.
Photograph Album of the Edinburgh Calotype Club by Various artists, c. 1848
© National Library of Scotland
- Salted-paper prints
- Various up to 29.5 x 15 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £17,708 ( Total: £232,997)
- Acquired in:
- Dominic Winter Book Auctions
Adamson, Sir James Dunlop, Revd Mr McPhail, Mr C Innes, Mr G Moir, Mr J F Montgomery, Major Playfair and R&A C Tennent.
1840s held by the Edinburgh Calotype Club; 1885-1900 Reverend Dean Montgomery, the last surviving member of the Calotype Club; 1900-2001 presumed lost.