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James Valentine

(1815-1879), Photographer

Artist associated with 12 portraits
James Valentine founded his photographic portrait business in 1851. He added portrait photography to the activities of his established Dundee business, which had been based up until that year on the engraving, printing and the supply of business stationery. In 1855 he erected one of the largest photographic glasshouses in Britain. In 1866 Valentine carried out his first Royal commission and received the Royal warrant in 1867.

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George Gilfillan, by James Valentine - NPG Ax39926

George Gilfillan

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39926

Sir Archibald Geikie, by James Valentine - NPG x38980

Sir Archibald Geikie

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG x38980

Sir John Ogilvy, 9th Bt, by James Valentine - NPG Ax46302

Sir John Ogilvy, 9th Bt

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG Ax46302

Michael Faraday, by James Valentine - NPG x45093

Michael Faraday

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG x45093

William Anderson, by James Valentine - NPG Ax39845

William Anderson

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG Ax39845

Sir David Brewster, by James Valentine - NPG x46992

Sir David Brewster

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG x46992

William Edward Baxter, by James Valentine - NPG Ax8638

William Edward Baxter

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1864
NPG Ax8638

Sir John Ogilvy, 9th Bt, by James Valentine - NPG Ax8641

Sir John Ogilvy, 9th Bt

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1864
NPG Ax8641

William Edward Baxter, by James Valentine - NPG x45465

William Edward Baxter

by James Valentine
albumen carte-de-visite, 1864
NPG x45465

'The General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland - some prominent members', after John Moffat, and after  Abel Lewis, and after  James Good Tunny, and after  John Stuart, and after  Robert Brown, and after  James Valentine - NPG D45898

'The General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland - some prominent members'

after John Moffat, and after Abel Lewis, and after James Good Tunny, and after John Stuart, and after Robert Brown, and after James Valentine
wood engraving, published 20 July 1878
NPG D45898

'The General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland - some prominent members', after John Moffat, and after  Abel Lewis, and after  James Good Tunny, and after  John Stuart, and after  Robert Brown, and after  James Valentine - NPG D45899

'The General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland - some prominent members'

after John Moffat, and after Abel Lewis, and after James Good Tunny, and after John Stuart, and after Robert Brown, and after James Valentine
wood engraving, published 20 July 1878
NPG D45899

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