The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2559

Portrait of Nicolaas Henneman in the cloisters of Lacock Abbey, one minute exposure

Object details

Created: 23 Feb 1841

Image size: h 10.5cm x w 11.3cm

Paper size: h 18.4cm x w 22.5cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: visible brushstrokes where chemical coating has been applied; pinholes in corners

Inscription: dated in negative: Feb. 23. 1841; inscribed in the negative: 10; pencil X recto; trace of Z from negative marking

Watermark: J Whatman 1840

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Bequest of Maurice B. Sendak, 2012
Maurice Sendak, February 16, 2000
Hans P. Kraus Jr. (102491.0316)
Marie-Thérèse and André Jammes, Paris

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 2013.159.61