The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 2925

7. St. Paul's Bay

Object details

Created: Between 1 Feb 1846 and 31 May 1846

Image size: h 14.9cm x w 20.8cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: waxed; sky retouched; left top corner torn

Inscription: inscription cut off

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-1964

Collection: Science Museum Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 2925

7. St. Paul's Bay

Location: Malta

Keywords: Man Panorama

This photograph is related to other views of St. Paul's Bay taken by Calvert Richard Jones, some of which are thought to be one half of a panorama. This image could be the second half of a panorama and yet, when placed alongside the second half they don't look right, as it looks like the same figures appear in both halves of the panorama at the same time.

The panorama photographs of Calvert Richard Jones feature in a Talbot project post