The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3306

16. Lettija travelling, Sicily

Object details

Image size: h 17.2cm x w 21.9cm

Paper size: h 18.7cm x w 22.8cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: One corner slightly torn

Inscription: No. 16 in negative (faint, in uppermost dark border, printed in reverse); in lower left corner of negative, Lettija travelling Sicily; in lower right corner of negative, Bridges

Watermark: J Whatman 1846

Kath Burnett Brown purchase 23.5.1967

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 67.172.15

Collection: Photographic History Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 3306

16. Lettija travelling, Sicily

Location: Sicily

Keywords: Italy Horse Carriage

A Lettija is a type of carriage found specifically in Sicily.  See Talbot Correspondence document 274

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