The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2827

Mechelen, Belgium

Object details

Image size: h 17.9cm x w 21.1cm

Paper size: h 18.5cm x w 22.6cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: retouched sky; borders along three edges; bottom left corner torn away

Inscription: looped pencil X in two corners

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (LA3252; 00150)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 1(290)

Collection: Talbot Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2827

Mechelen, Belgium

Location: Mechelen

Keywords: Architecture Church Belgium

A view towards the the tower of St. Rumbold's Cathedral (Sint-Romboutskathedraal) from elevated ground across the canal. Carts are visible in the foreground. Similar view to that in Schaaf no. 2845.

Image from the collections of the British Library (usage terms: Public Domain)