David Octavius Hill (Scottish, 1802–1870) and

Robert Adamson (Scottish, 1821–1848)

[Fishwives on wash day], ca. 1845

Salted paper print

5 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (14.0 x 19.4 cm)

Acquired through the Membership Purchase Fund

74.015

William Henry Fox Talbot

British, 1800–1877

Lincoln’s Inn, New Hall Library, London, ca. 1846

Salted paper print from a calotype negative

7 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (20.0 x 24.8 cm)

Gift of Arthur Penn, Class of 1956, and Marilyn Penn, Christopher Elliman, David Elliman, and Andrea Branch, by exchange

92.011.002

Philibert Perraud

French, 1815–1863

Portrait of a Nun, ca. 1850s

Daguerreotype on half plate

Frame: 4 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (11.8 x 11.4 cm)

Gift of Arthur Penn, Class of 1956, and Marilyn Penn, Christopher Elliman, David Elliman, and Andrea Branch, by exchange

95.015.002

Colutea Arborescens

Anna Atkins

British, 1799–1871

Colutea arborescens, 1851–54

Cyanotype photogram

13 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. (34.9 x 24.1 cm)

Acquired through the David M. Solinger, Class of 1926, Fund

2004.016

Timothy H. O’Sullivan (American, born Irelend, 1840–1882) and

Alexander Gardner (American, born Scotland, 1821–1882)

Dead at Gettysburg (A Harvest of Death), 1863

Albumen print

6 3/8 x 7 3/8 in. (16.2 x 18.9 cm)

Gift of Arthur Penn, Class of 1956, and Marilyn Penn, Christopher Elliman, David Elliman, and Andrea Branch, by exchange; with additional support from the Warner L. Overton Fund

96.015.001