The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2817

Top of Sharington's Tower, Lacock Abbey, ten minute exposure

Object details

Created: 14 Oct 1840

Image size: h 14.9cm x w 18.2cm

Paper size: h 18.4cm x w 22.8cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: top corners of negative clipped; tapers to 17.7 cm at the top

Inscription: dated indistinctly, Oct. 14/40, in the negative; pencil X in the right margin

Watermark: J Whatman 1841

Hans P. Kraus Jr.
The Rubel Collection (R156)
Sean Thackrey
Harold White, 1978
Matilda Talbot, Lacock Abbey

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: 1997.382.2