The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 460

Copy of a print by Sigismond Himely, rustic view of a mill cottage with a couple seated by a bridge

Object details

Alternate titles

Presa da una litografia

Created: Between 1 Jan 1839 and 15 Aug 1839

Image size: h 12.0cm x w 17.8cm

Paper size: h 18.1cm x w 22.6cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: two bottom corners of the negative clipped; top left corner of the print clipped

Inscription: H.F. Talbot phot. in ink by Talbot, verso; Presa da una litografia in ink on album page by Bertoloni, recto

Watermark: Joseph Burch London

Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1936
E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, February 1936
Mario Galanti, Paris, France
Antonio Bertoloni Album (3rd group) p. 27, Bologna, Italy

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 36.37(29)

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