View of the village of Oban on the shore of Oban Bay in the Kerrera Sound. Several boats float in the bay, anchored just off shore, and the shoreline is dotted with houses and buildings that make up the town.


  • Title: Oban (Main View)
  • Creator: George Washington Wilson
  • Date Created: about 1868
  • Location Created: London, England
  • Physical Dimensions: 7.7 × 10.1 cm (3 1/16 × 4 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 86.XB.617.34
  • Culture: Scottish
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: George Washington Wilson (Scottish, 1823 - 1893)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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