The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2912

A street view, possibly in Bath

Object details

Image size: h 16.7cm x w 21.7cm

Paper size: h 18.6cm x w 22.5cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: waxed; chemical coating uneven

Inscription: looped pencil X in each corner

The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (LA3083; 00290)

Owner: The British Library

Object owner number: Talbot Photo 1(263)

Collection: Talbot Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2912

A street view, possibly in Bath

Keywords: Street Architecture Landscape Urban

The photograph has been taken by the front railing of a row of terraced houses possibly in Bath. The view looks across a fenced square to a row of townhouses with a hill in the distance and a lamp post in the foreground.

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