The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 1501

Photograph of a piece of lace, mounted on blackened paper for display purposes

Object details

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Likely shown at The Royal Institution in London on 25 January 1839

Image size: h 8.9cm x w 6.2cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Mount: Blackened paper, possibly for The Royal Institution

Physical description: Highly irregular trim; paper folded on three sides

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 1995.0206.039

Collection: Photographic History Collection

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