A collection of 30 photographs by Marcus Adams and his son Gilbert Adams.

The selection highlights the development of the Adams' practice from their beginnings in Reading, including their special attention to composition, lighting, materials and printing techniques. The best known works are the portraits of members of the Royal Family by Marcus Adams which also include an informal image taken by Gilbert Adams while assisting his father.

Artists include


By descent in the photographers family.

Reading Museum

Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 1QH
0118 937 3400

Opening times

Tue – Sat, 10am – 4pm Closed between Christmas and New Year

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