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Edinburgh Castle: group probably including George Meikle Kemp

1 of 2 portraits of George Meikle Kemp

Edinburgh Castle: group probably including George Meikle Kemp, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson, circa 1844 - NPG P6(234) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Edinburgh Castle: group probably including George Meikle Kemp

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, circa 1844
5 5/8 in. x 7 3/4 in. (142 mm x 197 mm)
Given by an anonymous donor, 1973
Primary Collection
NPG P6(234)


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  • George Meikle Kemp (1795-1844), Architect of the Scott monument, Edinburgh. Sitter in 2 portraits.

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  • Robert Adamson (1821-1848), Pioneer photographer. Artist associated with 381 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.
  • David Octavius Hill (1802-1870), Landscape and portrait painter; pioneer photographer. Artist associated with 381 portraits, Sitter associated with 22 portraits.