The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2416

Stone wall in the Melon Ground, Lacock Abbey

Object details

Alternate titles

Muro a secco diroccato ad utensili campestri

Created: 2 May 1840

Image size: h 17.2cm x w 21.2cm

Paper size: h 18.0cm x w 22.6cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: previously folded; corners of the negative clipped; two corners on the left side of the print clipped

Inscription: dated in the negative; H.F. Talbot phot./ May 2. 1840 in ink by Talbot, verso; Muro a secco divoccato ad utensili campestri in ink on the album page; 2. Mai 1840 in pencil on album page

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1936
E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, February 1936
Mario Galanti, Paris, France
Antonio Bertoloni Album (4th group), p. 38, Bologna, Italy

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 36.37(40)

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