The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 893

The West Front of Lacock Abbey

Object details

Alternate titles

Entrance Hall, Lacock Abbey

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 30 Jun 1840

Image size: h 11.5cm x w 20.4cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: waxed; corners clipped

Inscription: trace of pencil rule lines

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-2606

Collection: Science Museum Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 893

The West Front of Lacock Abbey

Location: Lacock Abbey

Keywords: Architecture

This facade, by the architect Sanderson Miller (1716-1780), features prominently in a project blog which outlines the architectural development of Lacock Abbey.

Image from the collections of the British Library (usage terms: Public Domain)