The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3100

43. Vessels Aground, Swansea

Object details

Image size: h 8.6cm x w 10.7cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: top left corner torn away

Inscription: 43. inscribed in the negative, bottom corner

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-1927/2

Collection: Science Museum Collection

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.