Wednesday, October 21, 2015

The Misses Binney and Miss Monro

 The Misses Binney (or Binny) and Miss Monro (or Munro)

Seated portrait of Justine Monro (later Gallie) (left) and miss Binney (right)


The Misses Binney

George Monro (died 1882, advocate) and Mrs. Justine Gallie

All photos by David Octavius Hill and Robert AdamsonEdinburgh, ca. 1843-47From a volume of calotype images and portraits (an early photographic technique also called Talbotype), Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York).


More portraits can be found here.

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2 comments:

  1. What lovely misses they are, such lovely old photos in such good condition too!

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  2. Wonderful examples of fashion and hairstyles.

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