The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 1866

Statuette of "The Rape of the Sabines" after Giambologna, on a round tabletop

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 7 Feb 1845

Image size: h 19.5cm x w 15.2cm

Paper size: h 22.4cm x w 18.3cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: corners of the negative clipped, tear in the left edge

Inscription: in pencil verso, at top (not by Talbot): 11. ; in pencil verso at bottom (not by Talbot): Roman, carrying off Sabine woman, from a plaster cast, at Lacock Abbey

Charles Henry Talbot, 4 February 1914

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 1918

Collection: Photographic History Collection