The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4435

Statuette of a bust

Object details

Image size: h 9.3cm x w 6.1cm

Object Type: Negative

Physical description: very faint, almost indecipherable

Inscription: pencil rule lines along two edges

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00963)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(169)

Collection: Talbot Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4435

Statuette of a bust

Keywords: Experimental Sculpture

Possibly a statuette of a 'Bust of Patroclus', or a 'Bust of Venus', both of which were frequently photographed by Talbot .