The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2736

XII. The Bridge of Orleans.

Object details

Alternate titles

Plate XII, "The Pencil of Nature", fascicle 2, 29 January 1845

Created: 14 Jun 1843

Image size: h 15.4cm x w 20.5cm

Paper size: h 17.5cm x w 22.2cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: album page

Physical description: printed before the negative was spoiled by two pale spots in the area of the bridge

Inscription: in ink recto by Brewster: H.F. Talbot; in ink, recto, by Henry Talbot: Orleans

The J. Paul Getty Museum, the Brewster Album (Brewster Codex)
Bruno Bischofberger
Sir David Brewster

Owner: J. Paul Getty Museum

Object owner number: 84.XZ.574.180

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