The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2499

The cloisters, Lacock Abbey, 3 minute exposure in bright sunshine

Object details

Created: 8 Oct 1840

Image size: h 12.0cm x w 12.5cm

Paper size: h 14.4cm x w 17.5cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: album page

Physical description: top corners of negative clipped; irregular shape

Inscription: in ink on album page by Brewster: H.F. Talbot phot Grotto at[crossed out] Laycock Abbey; in ink, verso by Henry Talbot: H.F. Talbot phot: Oct 8, 1840 Cloisters of Lacock Abbey

Bruno Bishofberger
Sir David Brewster album

Owner: J. Paul Getty Museum

Object owner number: 84.XZ.574.56

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