The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3236

Portrait of Nicolaas Henneman seated against a pale backdrop

Object details

Image size: h 8.2cm x w 6.3cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: ruled edge mount

Physical description: trimmed in to the image with top edge rounded to an arch

Inscription: in pencil, recto, 1/6 [possibly one shilling and sixpence]; Brooks Brothers label, verso; Patent Talbotype Photogenic Drawing label, verso; in pencil, in Dudley Johnston's hand, Fox Talbot Portrait No. 42; in pencil in other hands, mistaken guesses at sitter's identity

Victoria & Albert Museum, 2017
National Science and Media Museum, 2003 to 2017
Royal Photographic Society, number 025211
Previously RPS 42

Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum

Object owner number: RPS.123-2017

Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection

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