The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3169

91. Hercules Subduing Cacus, by Bandinelli, Florence, 2nd series

Object details

Created: Between 1 Feb 1846 and 31 May 1846

Image size: h 21.3cm x w 16.8cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: ruled edge mount

Physical description: forms part of a bound volume of "The Pencil of Nature" with extra illustrations; this extra plate comes after plate XIX

Inscription: cropped remnant of text from title, inscribed in the negative, along bottom edge; in ink, verso, 491 Hercules subduing Cacus by Brandineli Florence; circular ink stamp, verso, Patent Talbotype or Sun Pictures; in pencil, verso, possibly in Talbot's hand, Oxford 25/6 47 [possibly 25 June 1847]

Euing Collection

Owner: University of Glasgow Library

Object owner number: Photo A18

Collection: Archives & Special Collections