The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2765

Portrait of a woman, possibly Horatia Feilding

Object details

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Possibly a portrait of Horatia, Talbot's half-sister

Created: Between 1 Apr 1844 and 30 Apr 1844

Image size: h 9.4cm x w 5.9cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: waxed; large white patch due to chemical changes in the negative; top edge measure 5.7 cm wide

Inscription: in pencil, in Talbot's hand, April / 44 [April 1844]

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-3660

Collection: Science Museum Collection