The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4297

Bust, probably Venus

Object details

Alternate titles

Busto antico

Created: Between 1 Jan 1840 and 14 Jun 1840

Image size: h 16.9cm x w 11.1cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: top left corner torn away

Inscription: Camera Obscura H.F. Talbot/ February 1840 in ink by Talbot, verso; Busto antico in ink on album page by Bertoloni; pencil X recto

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, February 1936
Mario Galanti, Paris, France
Antonio Bertoloni Album (4th group) p. 35, Bologna, Italy

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 36.37(37)

Supporting images

Album page view

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This object is part of Schaaf no. 4297

Bust, probably Venus

Keywords: sculpture