Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Jan 1845
Image size: h 16.6cm x w 14.3cm
Paper size: h 23.0cm x w 18.8cm
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Inscription: in pencil verso (possibly in Henneman's hand): This one has been up in the window two days [this & two days underlined]; in ink verso: LA9
Provenance:Harrison D. Horblit (HH1737)
Owner: Houghton Library, Harvard University
Object owner number: Horblit TypPr 805.T820.003 Sz1
Collection: Harrison D. Horblit Collection Of Early Photography
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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...