The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4422

Portrait of a seated lady reading

Object details

Image size: h 19.6cm x w 14.3cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: waxed; corners clipped

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (LA3269; 00197)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 1(131)

Collection: Talbot Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4422

Portrait of a woman reading

Keywords: Portrait Sitter Book Studio

Formal portrait of a woman seated in a leather armchair, reading a book. A draped cloth or curtain and a small table are placed nearby.

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