The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 46

An Ancient Door, Magdalen College, Oxford

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 7 Feb 1846

Image size: h 9.6cm x w 7.5cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: ruled edge mount

Physical description: accidental traces of blue ink from a circular "Talbotype Sun Pictures Patent" ink stamp on print surface; forms part of a bound volume of "The Pencil of Nature" with extra illustrations; this extra plate acts as a frontis page

Inscription: ink stamp, verso, "Patent Talbotype or Sun Pictures"; in ink, verso, At Magdalen Coll. [possibly, "Oxford", partially cropped] 1/6

Euing Collection

Owner: University of Glasgow Library

Object owner number: Photo A18

Collection: Archives & Special Collections