The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 1696

Gothick arch at Lacock Abbey

Object details

Image size: h 8.2cm x w 9.4cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: 8.8 cm wide at the bottom

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-2654

Collection: Science Museum Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 1696

Gothick arch at Lacock Abbey

Location: Lacock Abbey

Keywords: Architecture

The arch is not true medieval Gothic. It is part of the Gothic revival (also known as Gothick) additions to Lacock Abbey designed as by Sanderson Miller in the eighteenth century.

The Gothic revival additions to Lacock Abbey are discussed in a project blog.