The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2298

Leaves of Orchidea

Object details

Created: Between 1 Apr 1839 and 30 Apr 1839

Image size: h 17.2cm x w 20.9cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Physical description: irregularly cut negative

Inscription: in ink, verso by Henry Talbot: H. F. Talbot photogr. April 1839; titled in ink on verso

Daniel Wolf

Owner: J. Paul Getty Museum

Object owner number: 86.XM.621

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2298

Leaves of Orchidea

Keywords: Botany

Two leaf patterns are visible in this contact negative of Orchid plant leaves.