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[Brewster Codex: portraits, views, group portraits, etc. with drawings, compiled by Sir David Brewster. (Front cover)

Hill & Adamson, John Herschel, Michael Pakenham Edgeworth, Henry Collen, Henry Fox Talbot, Nevil Story Maskelyne

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

190 mounted prints plus 8 drawings.

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  • Title: [Brewster Codex: portraits, views, group portraits, etc. with drawings, compiled by Sir David Brewster. (Front cover)
  • Creator: Sir David Brewster, William Henry Fox Talbot, Robert Adamson, Henry Collen, Hill & Adamson, Michael Pakenham Edgeworth, Sir Hugh Lyon Playfair, William Holland Furlong, Sir John Frederick William Herschel, M.H. Nevil Story-Maskelyne, Thomas Rodger, Dr. John Adamson, Capt. Henry Craigie Brewster, Frances Monteith, Nicolaas Henneman, Capt., M.P. Ashley George John Ponsonby, J. W. Lawrance, Unknown, Sir David Brewster, Juliet Brewster
  • Date Created: 1839–1849
  • Location Created: Scotland
  • Type: Album
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Talbotype / Cyanotype
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XZ.574
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Sir David Brewster (Scottish, 1781 - 1868) William Henry Fox Talbot (English, 1800 - 1877) Robert Adamson (Scottish, 1821 - 1848) Henry Collen (English, 1797 - 1879) Hill & Adamson (Scottish, active 1843 - 1848) Michael Pakenham Edgeworth (Irish, 1812 - 1881) Sir Hugh Lyon Playfair (British, active 1850s) William Holland Furlong (Irish, active about 1840 - about 1857) Sir John Frederick William Herschel (British, 1792 - 1871) M.H. Nevil Story-Maskelyne (British, 1823 - 1911) Thomas Rodger (Scottish, 1832 - 1883) Dr. John Adamson (Scottish, 1810 - 1870) Capt. Henry Craigie Brewster (British, 1816 - 1905) Frances Monteith (Scottish, 1805 - 1898) Nicolaas Henneman (British, 1813 - 1893) Capt., M.P. Ashley George John Ponsonby (British, 1831 - 1898) Attributed to J. W. Lawrance (British, active Petersborough, England 1840s - 1850s) Unknown maker, British Sir David Brewster (Scottish, 1781 - 1868) Juliet Brewster (Scottish, 1786 - 1850)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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