The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2486

Roofline of Lacock Abbey

Object details

Created: 5 Oct 1840

Image size: h 5.3cm x w 8.7cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Inscription: Turquoise ink, verso, 15" and 1'30" cloudy [15 seconds and 1 minute 30 seconds exposures on cloudy day]; turquoise ink, verso, Oct 5/40 [5 October 1840]; pencil, recto, i Oct 2; pencil X recto [partially cut off]

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 1995.0206.202

Collection: Photographic History Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2486

Roofline of Lacock Abbey

Location: Lacock Abbey