The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2736

XII. The Bridge of Orleans.

Object details

Alternate titles

The Loire at Orléans
TALBOT ALBUM No. 15 ("Partial Fill"); NMeM blue marbled cover
Plate XII, "The Pencil of Nature", fascicle 2, 29 January 1845

Created: 14 Jun 1843

Image size: h 15.1cm x w 20.6cm

Paper size: h 18.5cm x w 23.1cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: warm grey paper album page

Physical description: print corners clipped; printed before the negative was spoiled - later prints have two pale spots on the bridge

Inscription: in ink on album page, The Loire at Orléans

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-2533/16

Collection: Science Museum Collection