The Sculptor John Henning

1846–47
Hill and Adamson (Scottish, 19th century), Inclusive of David Octavius Hill (Scottish, 1802–1870), Inclusive of Robert Adamson (Scottish, 1821–1848)


Dimensions

Image/Sheet: 21.1 x 15.4 cm (8 5/16 x 6 1/16 in.) Mount: 37.4 x 25.5 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.357

Medium or Technique

Photograph, calotype

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

in the role of Edie Ochiltree from Sir Walter Scott’s novel “The Aniquary” Photographed Bonaly, 1846 or 1847

Inscription

Inscribed in pencil on mount l.r.: "Henning/ Sculptor 1771-1851"

Provenance

Janet Lehr, New York; purchased September 1981.

Credit Line

Francis Welch Fund