The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2646

The Handshake

Object details

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Possibly a copy of a print, copied in camera by Talbot

Created: 8 Apr 1842

Image size: h 12.3cm x w 11.1cm

Paper size: h 18.9cm x w 22.5cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: crease from being folded; unusual print with two sets of borders; top edge of image is 10.8cm wide

Inscription: in ink, verso, H.F.T. 1842

Watermark: J Whatman 1841

Owner: Bibliotheque Nationale, Collection d'Estampes

Object owner number: Eo56[res]-02

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2646

The Handshake