The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2736

XII. The Bridge of Orleans.

Object details

Alternate titles

Plate XII, "The Pencil of Nature", fascicle 2, 29 January 1845

Created: 14 Jun 1843

Image size: h 15.4cm x w 20.7cm

Paper size: h 18.7cm x w 23.1cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: chemical brushstrokes visible; printed before the negative was spoiled by two pale spots in the area of the bridge

Inscription: pencil X recto

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (LA12; 00038)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 2(40)

Collection: Talbot Collection