The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2246


Object details

Alternate titles

1. Cestrum Parqui 2. Fiora di una tetradinama

Created: Between 1 Jan 1839 and 15 Aug 1839

Image size: h 17.3cm x w 17.5cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Inscription: Heliophila H.F. Talbot/ 1839 in ink by Talbot; plants numbered in ink, recto, probably by Bertoloni; 1. Cestrum Parqui. 2. Fiora di Una tetradinama. in ink on album page by Bertoloni

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1936
E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, February 1936
Mario Galanti, Paris, France
Antonio Bertoloni Album (3rd group) p. 18, Bologna, Italy

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 36.37(20)

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2246


Keywords: Botany

The Latin for these two botanical specimens are Cestrum Parqui (Solanaceae) on the left, and Tetradinama on the right.