Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Jan 1845
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Mount: ruled edge mount
Physical description: slight fading to left hand edge of print
Inscription: in ink, on page below print, 9
Provenance:Acquired via the Legal Deposit Act
Owner: Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford
Object owner number: Arch. K c. 1. 1.
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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...