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Portrait of Two Men (John Henning and Alexander Handyside Ritchie)

A work made of carbon print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of carbon print.

Date:

c. 1845, printed 1890/1900

Artist:

David Octavius Hill (Scottish, 1802–1870) and
Robert Adamson (Scottish, 1821–1848)

About this artwork

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

David Octavius Hill

Title

Portrait of Two Men (John Henning and Alexander Handyside Ritchie)

Place

Scotland (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1840–1850

Medium

Carbon print

Dimensions

Image: 21.1 × 15.7 cm (8 5/16 × 6 3/16 in.); Paper: 22.2 × 16.4 cm (8 3/4 × 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Alfred Stieglitz Collection

Reference Number

1949.685

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