The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4330

Leaf of a plant

Object details

Created: 2 Apr 1841

Image size: h 5.8cm x w 4.3cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00460)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(97)

Collection: Talbot Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4330

Leaf of a plant

Keywords: Botany Experimental

This experimental dichromate image of an ovate leaf was originally held in a paper wrapper with the word, 'Chrome' written in Talbot's hand.