The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 1660

XIX. The Tower Lacock Abbey.

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From "The Pencil of Nature", fascicle 5, December 1845
Bath Photographic Society Album, plate 37

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Dec 1845

Image size: h 16.8cm x w 20.3cm

Paper size: h 18.8cm x w 22.3cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: paper album page

Inscription: in ink, recto, on album page alongside the print, Built by Sir Wm Sharington in the reign of Edward the sixth - erroneously described in the work "Pencil of Nature" as of the time of Queen Elizabeth; inscribed below the print, 37. The Tower - Lacock Abbey

Purchased 1975

Owner: National Gallery of Canada

Object owner number: 33487.37

Collection: Canadian Photography Institute

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