The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4331

Leaves on a stem

Object details

Created: 2 Apr 1841

Image size: h 9.5cm x w 10.8cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Physical description: creased from previous folds; very irregular due to segments cut away; stationer's blind-stamp; ragged edges; chemical coating misses or avoids paper edges

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00461)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(98)

Collection: Talbot Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4331

Leaves on a stem

Keywords: Botany Experimental

This experimental dichromate image of a leaves on a stem was originally held in a paper wrapper with the word, 'Chrome' written in Talbot's hand.