The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 128

II. View of the Boulevards at Paris

Object details

Alternate titles

From "The Pencil of Nature", fascicle 1, June 1844

Created: Between 1 May 1843 and 31 May 1843

Image size: h 15.9cm x w 21.3cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: Ruled edge mount

Physical description: three dark spots where print was retouched, made visible as print faded

Inscription: 2 in ink on mount, recto

Matilda Talbot (1871-1958), 26 March 1928

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 3864.01.2

Collection: Photographic History Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 128

II. View of the Boulevards at Paris.

Location: Paris

Keywords: France Panorama

This image is referenced in a project blog post dedicated to Talbot's photographs of Paris.