Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Jan 1845
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Mount: Pencil of Nature page with ruled edge
Provenance:Princeton University Library, purchased 1963George R. RinhartMrs Lorraine Dexter, Vermont, early 1950s
Owner: Princeton University Library
Object owner number: (GAX) TR144.T2q
Collection: Rare Books And Special Collections, Graphic Arts Collection
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Bookplate on the inside cover
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...