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Ross & Thomson (active 1847-1890s)

Monument in Greyfriars Church Yard, Edinburgh c. 1849

Salted paper print | 19.7 x 15.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2600312

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Photograph of a man standing with a boy next to the railings surrounding the monument to George Foulis of Ravelston, who was master of the King's mint, in Greyfriars Kirkyard, Edinburgh. The monument features a columned facade with lower central carving, below a lintel shelf. Two caryatids.
  • Creator(s)

    Ross & Thomson (active 1847-1890s) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    George Foulis (1606-33)
  • 19.7 x 15.2 cm (image)

    29.7 x 37.1 cm (page dimensions)

  • Monument in Greyfriars Church Yard [Calotype Specimens]

  • From an album presented to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert in 1849

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Lothian [Scotland]
              • Edinburgh [Scotland]
                • Greyfriars Kirkyard [Edinburgh]
                  • Foulis Monument [Greyfriars Kirkyard]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Ecclesiastical & religious architecture
          • Funerary architecture
            • Funerary monuments
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Earth sciences
        • Rocks
          • Stone