The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3680

Copy of a manuscript, the grant of forest land at Lacock Abbey by King Edward, 9 May 1279

Object details

Created: Between 1 Jan 1840 and 25 Mar 1840

Image size: h 18.6cm x w 22.7cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Physical description: the document in the image appears trapezoid and measures approximately 11.3cm x 18.5cm

Inscription: pencil X recto; in ink, verso, Concession de 30 arpent de forˆt … l'Abbesse de Lacock. 9 Mai 1279. H.F. Talbot phot: 1840

Talbot gift 1840

Owner: Académie des Beaux-Arts, Paris

Object owner number: 5.e.29 (1840) f 18