The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2772

VI. The Open Door.

Object details

Alternate titles

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

Created: Between 1 Apr 1844 and 30 Apr 1844

Image size: h 14.2cm x w 19.3cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: RE mount

Physical description: Print corners slightly clipped; varnished [possibly by John Dudley Johnston]

Inscription: "Patent Talbotype or Sun Pictures" label

Matilda Talbot; previous RPS accession numbers 34, and RPS 025224; NMeM number 2003-5001/2/20046

Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum

Object owner number: RPS025224

Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection