The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2819

The Chess Players

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 31 Dec 1847

Image size: h 19.5cm x w 14.4cm

Paper size: h 20.9cm x w 16.8cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: unusually heavy paper, possibly modern; white band on the right edge

Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Rubel Collection, Promised Gift of William Rubel
Hans P. Kraus Jr. Fine Photographs, New York
Rubel Collection, R168
Sean Thackrey
Harold White
Fred Bird, 1940s

Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Object owner number: L.1997.84.2