The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2796

8. Melrose Abbey.

Object details

Created: Between 1 Oct 1844 and 31 Oct 1844

Image size: h 17.3cm x w 21.1cm

Paper size: h 18.5cm x w 22.6cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: top corners of the negative clipped; bottom left edge of the negative wavy; old tape hinges attached to the print

Inscription: in pencil verso (not by Talbot): 31. Melrose Abbey, Scotland, from the south

Charles Henry Talbot, 4 February 1914

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 1938

Collection: Photographic History Collection