Collection of photographic prints by Marcus Adams

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

Details

Medium:
Photograph
Dimensions:
Various
Art Fund grant:
£4,200 ( Total: £8,400)
Acquired in:
2005
Vendor:
Mrs R 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

Provenance

By descent in the photographers family.

Venue details

Reading Museum Town Hall, Blagrave Street, READING Berkshire RG1 1QH 0118 937 3400 www.readingmuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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Sun and Bank Holiday Mon, 11am – 4pm

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