The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4598

Lace border

Object details

Image size: h 17.5cm x w 12.0cm

Paper size: h 22.2cm x w 14.8cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Owner: Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford

Object owner number: MS. WHF Talbot photogr. 2

Collection: William Henry Fox Talbot Archive Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4598

Lace border

This decorative lace border is one element in an elaborate early attempt at photographic combination printing.  By combining the lace border with a second photographic negative of a statuette a new third photographic image was created.