The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2397

Leaf of a plant

Object details

Image size: h 18.8cm x w 11.4cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Contact

Inscription: in pencil verso: M.T.T.

Watermark: tman y Mill 38

Watermark (expanded): J Whatman Turkey Mill 1838

John Dillwyn Llewelyn Collection

Owner: Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford

Object owner number: Dep. d. 996, fol. 6r

Collection: The John Dillwyn Llewelyn Collection Of Talbot Photographic Materials

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2397

Leaf of a plant

Keywords: botanical

This is the lower surface of a leaf, possibly from the family, Malvaceae, which includes such diverse flowering plants as cotton, okra and ornamental hibiscus.