The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2695

University College, Oxford

Object details

Created: Between 1 Jan 1843 and 31 Dec 1843

Image size: h 9.8cm x w 7.8cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: ruled edge mount

Physical description: this forms part of a bound volume of "The Pencil of Nature" with extra illustrations and comes after plate XX

Inscription: in ink, verso, Gate University [cropped, College Oxford]; in ink, possibly the price, illegible due to trim; in pencil, verso, Oxford 25/6 47 [possibly 25 June 1847]; in pencil, verso, 20; adhesive label, verso, Patent Talbotype or Sun Pictures

Euing Collection

Owner: University of Glasgow Library

Object owner number: Photo A18

Collection: Archives & Special Collections

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2695

University College, Oxford

Location: Oxford

This is the main entrance to University College from inside the Main Quadrangle. There is a glimpse of Queen's College though the open gate as it sits directly opposite on the other side of Oxford High Street.