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Past Exhibition

Treasures of the Royal Photographic Society

FEBRUARY 16–MARCH 30, 1980

The Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain, founded in 1853, owns one of the richest collection in the world. Exhibited for the first time in the United States, this exhibition features 100 outstanding 19th and early 20th century photographs selected from over 20,000 prints and negatives in the collection. James Craig Annan, Samuel Bourne, Julia Maragret Cameron, George Davison, Peter Henry Delamotte, Peter Henry Emerson, Frederick H. Evans, Roger Fenton, Francis Frith, Thomas F. Goodall, David Octavius Hill, Gertrude Kasebier, Paul Martin, Oscar Rejlander, Henry Peach Robinson, Edward Steichen, Alfred Stieglitz, Henry Fox Talbot, Linnaeus Tripe, James Valentine, Clarence White, and others. Curated by Tom Hopkinson.