The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2185

A street scene in York

Object details

Image size: h 18.1cm x w 22.2cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Inscription: pencil X in each corner, recto

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-1671

Collection: Science Museum Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2185

A street scene in York

Location: York

This view looks down The Shambles in York.  St. Crux, the church visible at the far end of the street, was demolished 1887. The large sign opposite the lampost is for the York Herald Office.