The J. Paul Getty Museum

Old Building, High Street.

Object Details

Title:

Old Building, High Street.

Artist/Maker:

Thomas Annan (Scottish,1829 - 1887)

Culture:

Scottish

Place:

Glasgow, Scotland (Place Created)

Date:

1868 - 1877

Medium:

Carbon print

Object Number:

84.XA.735.2.16

Dimensions:

24.5 × 27.5 cm (9 5/8 × 10 13/16 in.)

See more

See less

Object Description

Men gather in front of McIlvenny's Lodging on High Street in Glasgow. Large wood barrels are stacked behind them. Signs advertise lodging for working men and travellers. Partial view of buildings on both sides, with signs for money lenders and a hardware shop.