The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 6

St. Mary's Church, Reading

Object details

Image size: h 17.8cm x w 22.2cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: waxed

Inscription: looped pencil X in one corner; pencil mark in corner (can be mistaken for a number)

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (LA3008; 00271)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 1(260)

Collection: Talbot Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 6

St. Mary's Church, Reading

Keywords: Church Architecture

An iron fence can be seen in the foreground of this image taken through the graveyard of the rear side of a church.

The view is similar to those in Schaaf no's 266, 267 and 268.

Read about the history of Reading Minster of St Mary the Virgin here.