Dean Gallery, Edinburgh
Dean Gallery is close to the West End of
Edinburgh. It is situated in attractive grounds and is served by a
free bus service that links the four National Gallery of Scotland sites in
the centre of Edinburgh.
Dean Gallery is currently hosting two
exhibitions, an exhibition of paintings by Winifred Nicolson and a
photographic exhibition titled 100 Great Photographs.
[combined ticket allowing
admission to both exhibitions]
The photographs were selected by the
press photographer, Bruce Bernard.
These date from Talbot in the 1840s to recent work. Many of the
images are by significant photographers; a few are snapshots by unknown
The captions to the photos give good background information. A book
of the exhibition, reproducing both the photos and the captions, has been
[Published by Phaidon, 2000