The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 578

Thapsia Asclepium from Corfu

Object details

Alternate titles

Folia di Thapsia Asclepium

Created: Between 1 Jan 1839 and 15 Aug 1839

Image size: h 22.5cm x w 18.5cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Physical description: blooming; one lower corner clipped

Inscription: Inscribed by Talbot in ink on print, verso, bottom corner: H. F. Talbot, along the top: Thapsia Asclepium from Corfu; inscribed by Bertoloni in ink on album page, recto: Folia di Thapsia Asclepium

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1936
E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, February 1936
Mario Galanti, Paris, France
Antonio Bertoloni Album (3rd group), p. 24, Bologna, Italy

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 36.37(26)

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This object is part of Schaaf no. 578

Thapsia Asclepium from Corfu

Keywords: botanical