Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Jan 1845
Image size: h 16.6cm x w 14.2cm
Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact
Physical description: Waxed
Provenance:Matilda Talbot 1934
Owner: National Science and Media Museum
Object owner number: 1937-1282
Collection: Science Museum Collection
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In the text that accompanies plate IX of 'The Pencil of Nature', Talbot informs us that the original book page he photographed was written in Norman french and relates to statutes of King Richard II.
A Talbot project blog post has been dedicated to this photograph.
IX. Fac-simile of an Old Printed...