The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4361

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Object details

Created: 5 Apr 1843

Paper size: h 3.9cm x w 6.0cm

Object Type: Leucotype on Paper

Physical description: ruled pencil lines along two edges; uneven edges, with one corner extended by a ragged spur

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00491)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(128)

Collection: Talbot Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4361

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Keywords: Experimental

Possibly a test patch of some kind. One of a set of items contained in a paper wrapper inscribed with the date, 5 April 1843.

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