Close, No. 37 High Street.

Thomas Annannegative 1868–1871; print 1877

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Two young women stand halfway down a narrow close facing the camera. A group of young boys look on from a doorway on the left side of the passage. One boy carries a white pitcher. Washing lines hang above their heads along the close.


  • Title: Close, No. 37 High Street.
  • Creator: Thomas Annan
  • Date Created: negative 1868–1871; print 1877
  • Location Created: Glasgow, Scotland
  • Physical Dimensions: 28.3 × 22.9 cm (11 1/8 × 9 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Carbon print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XA.735.2.15
  • Culture: Scottish
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Thomas Annan (Scottish,1829 - 1887)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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