Created: 23 Feb 1840
Image size: h 17.6cm x w 20.7cm
Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera
Physical description: trapezoidal shape, height tapers to 16.7 cm on the left side
Inscription: in pencil, verso: Feb. 23/40
Provenance:The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00408)
Owner: The British Library
Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(7)
Collection: Talbot Collection
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Location: Lacock Abbey
The arch is not true medieval Gothic. It is part of the Gothic revival (also known as Gothick) additions to Lacock Abbey designed as by Sanderson Miller in the eighteenth century.
The Gothic revival additions to Lacock Abbey are discussed in a project blog.
Gothick arch at Lacock Abbey...