The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2603

Tudor Courtyard, Lacock Abbey

Object details

Created: 5 Jun 1841

Image size: h 8.9cm x w 10.2cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Inscription: in pencil, verso, possibly, NH [Nicolaas Henneman]; in Talbot's hand, verso, Positive June 5/41 5' dark weather [Positive, 5 June 1841, 5 minute exposure, dark weather]; recto, in pencil, possibly in Nicolaas Henneman's hand, Negative; pencil rule lines along two edges

Victoria & Albert Museum, 2017
National Science and Media Museum, 2003 to 2017
Royal Photographic Society, number 025133
Royal Photographic Society, previous number 5

Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum

Object owner number: RPS.269:54.2017

Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection

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This object is part of Schaaf no. 2603

Tudor Courtyard, Lacock Abbey

Location: Lacock Abbey

Keywords: Experimental

An experimental negative. The recto view shows a negative image, while the verso shows a positive image.