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 18.3cm x w 22.6cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: top corners of the negative clipped; fingerprints; embossed stamp upper right; SFP ink stamp lower right

Inscription: in ink, verso, in Talbot's hand, Summit of the tower of Lacock Abbey taken from the roof of the building / H. F. Talbot phot. 1840; in ink, verso, Alla "Union Nationale des Societies Photographique du France Carugi [?] G. Albertotti

Amici / Albertotti, 1924

Owner: Société Française de Photographie

Object owner number: 412-07