The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 893

The West Front of Lacock Abbey

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 30 Jun 1840

Image size: h 11.3cm x w 18.5cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: album page

Physical description: medium pale

Inscription: in ink, in Sir David Brewster's hand, "Entrance Hall - Lacock Abbey H. F. Talbot"

Brewster Codex

Owner: J. Paul Getty Museum

Object owner number: 84.XZ.574.83

Supporting images

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)