Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Jan 1845
Image size: h 16.6cm x w 14.3cm
Paper size: h 18.1cm x w 17.1cm
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Provenance:The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (LA9; 00029)
Owner: The British Library
Object owner number: Talbot Photo 2(32)
Collection: Talbot 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...