The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2285

Tussilago farfara

Object details

Created: Between 1 Jan 1839 and 31 Dec 1839

Image size: h 17.8cm x w 10.8cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Physical description: folded; completely faded

Inscription: Tussilago Farfara H.F. Talbot 1839 in ink by Talbot, verso; Tussilago farfara nel punto che i semi paposi [?] volano per l'aria in ink on album page by Bertoloni

Watermark: J Whatman Turkey Mill 1838

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1936
E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, February 1936
Mario Galanti, Paris, France
Antonio Bertoloni Album (3rd group), p. 17, Bologna, Italy

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 36.37(19)

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This object is part of Schaaf no. 2285

Tussilago Farfara

Keywords: botanical

Commonly known as coltsfoot.