The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4391

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Object details

Created: 20 Apr 1841

Paper size: h 4.3cm x w 5.3cm

Object Type: Leucotype on Paper

Physical description: rectangular shape is very faint; pencil rule line along one edge; edges very uneven; one corner missing; one corner folder over

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00521)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(158)

Collection: Talbot Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4391

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Keywords: Experimental

One of a set of items contained in a paper wrapper inscribed, Leuc. g. 20 April /41 [Leucotype, g. 20 April 1841]. Note, the date inscribed on the wrapper is not always consistent with dates inscribed on prints contained within the wrapper.

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