The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2363

Part of the South Front of Lacock Abbey, taken with a Camera Obscura

Object details

Created: 21 Mar 1840

Image size: h 17.1cm x w 21.8cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: the negative has been trimmed; one top corner clipped

Inscription: in pencil, verso, 21 March / 40 [21 March 1840]; in pencil, recto, cut off one side, W 18; pencil rule line along one edge, recto

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 1995.0206.107

Collection: Photographic History Collection

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