The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4332

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Object details

Created: 2 Apr 1841

Image size: h 7.7cm x w 9.1cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Physical description: large segment cut-out leading to an irregular shape; orange chemical stain; creased from previous folds; ragged edges; chemical coating does not reach or avoids the paper edges

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00462)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(99)

Collection: Talbot Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4332

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Keywords: Experimental

This experimental dichromate print with no decipherable image was originally held in a paper wrapper with the word, 'Chrome' written in Talbot's hand.

Image from the collections of the British Library (usage terms: Public Domain)