Created: Between 1 Sep 1843 and 30 Sep 1843
Image size: h 21.0cm x w 16.3cm
Paper size: h 26.4cm x w 20.3cm
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Physical description: unusually heavy paper; top corners of negative clipped
Inscription: in pencil, recto, written on the image, upper left, Oxford; in pencil, recto, written on the image, upper right, 2/6; 'Patent Talbotype or Sun Pictures' label, verso
Provenance:Victoria & Albert Museum, 2017National Science and Media Museum, 2003 to 2017Royal Photographic Society, number 025246Royal Photographic Society, previous number 82
Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum
Object owner number: RPS.269:167.2017
Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection
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This is a close variant of plate 21, "The Pencil of Nature" (Schaaf number 1923).
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