The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3100

43. Vessels Aground, Swansea

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 11 May 1847

Image size: h 8.6cm x w 10.7cm

Paper size: h 9.4cm x w 11.4cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Inscription: pencil loop recto; in ink, verso, 43

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Maritime Museum

Object owner number: P33CAL

This object is part of Schaaf no. 3100

43. Vessels Aground, Swansea

Location: Swansea

Keywords: Ship Ships Harbour Dock Quay Wales

A schooner and brig aground near Swansea

The edges of the image are uneven, due to uneven chemical coating in the original photographic negative. The edges of the paper negative create a second border in prints made from the negative.

More information on this image can be found, here.