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The Nasmyth Tomb (Thomas Duncan; David Octavius Hill)

4 of 22 portraits of David Octavius Hill

The Nasmyth Tomb (Thomas Duncan; David Octavius Hill), by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson, 1843-1848 - NPG P6(227) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

The Nasmyth Tomb (Thomas Duncan; David Octavius Hill)

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
7 5/8 in. x 5 5/8 in. (193 mm x 142 mm)
Given by an anonymous donor, 1973
Primary Collection
NPG P6(227)


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Sittersback to top

  • Thomas Duncan (1807-1845), Painter. Sitter in 8 portraits, Artist associated with 5 portraits.
  • David Octavius Hill (1802-1870), Landscape and portrait painter; pioneer photographer. Sitter associated with 22 portraits, Artist associated with 382 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • Robert Adamson (1821-1848), Pioneer photographer. Artist associated with 382 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.
  • David Octavius Hill (1802-1870), Landscape and portrait painter; pioneer photographer. Artist associated with 382 portraits, Sitter associated with 22 portraits.