The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 1907

Draped tabletop with candlestick, teapot, toast rack and glass

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 30 Jun 1840

Image size: h 9.3cm x w 8.5cm

Paper size: h 10.4cm x w 9.6cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: album page

Physical description: shares an album page with a photograph either by Dr. John Adamson, or his brother, Robert Adamson, who was better known as part of the photographic partnership, Hill & Adamson (Getty number 84.XZ.574.26)

Inscription: in ink, in Sir David Brewster's hand, H. F. Talbot phot [Henry Fox Talbot, photographer]

Brewster codex

Owner: J. Paul Getty Museum

Object owner number: 84.XZ.574.27

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