The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2771

XIV. The Ladder.

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From "The Pencil of Nature", fascicle 3, May 1845

Created: Between 1 Apr 1844 and 30 Apr 1844

Image size: h 17.1cm x w 18.4cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: ruled edge mount

Physical description: varnished

Inscription: label, verso, Patent Talbotype Photogenic Drawing;in pencil, verso, in Dudley Johnston's hand, Fox talbot The Ladder (Pencil of Nature Plate XIX); two RPS ink stamps, verso, one of which is on the 'Patent' label; circled in ink, verso, on the 'Patent' label, in Dudley Johnston's hand, No. 33

Victoria & Albert Museum
National Science and Media Museum, 2003 to 2017
Royal Photographic Society, number 025233
Royal Photographic Society, previous number 33

Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum

Object owner number: RPS.154-2017

Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection