Dugald Stewart's memorial and Observatory House, Calton Hill, Edinburgh
|Architect/Designer||Craig, James (1744-1795)|
|Playfair, William Henry (1790-1857)|
|Artist/Photographer||Smith, Edwin (1912-1971)|
|Library Reference||ESP/SCO/1132 (ES10524)|
|Colour Info||Black and white|
|Credit||Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections|
|Subject||Observatories ; Monuments ; Landscape|
NOTES: The circular monument, commemorating the scholar Dugald Stewart, was a reproduction of the Lysicrates monument in Athens by W.H. Playfair in 1831; the gothic-revival Old Observatory House was designed by James Craig.
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