Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Jan 1845
Image size: h 16.6cm x w 14.3cm
Paper size: h 22.8cm x w 18.2cm
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Mount: removed from an album page
Physical description: corners clipped; glue spots in corners from mounting
Provenance:Kodak Museum, Harrow (K10059)
Owner: National Science and Media Museum
Object owner number: 1990-5155
Collection: Kodak Collection
Rights and Reproduction
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...