The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3850

Leaf of a plant

Object details

Alternate titles

TALBOT ALBUM No. 15 ("Partial Fill"); NMeM blue marbled cover

Image size: h 22.3cm x w 18.2cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: warm grey paper album page

Physical description: print corners clipped

Inscription: pencil X recto

Watermark: J Whatman Turkey Mill 1842

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-2533/44

Collection: Science Museum Collection

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This object is part of Schaaf no. 3850

Leaf of a plant

Keywords: Botany

This plant specimen is from the Apiaceae (or Umbelliferae) family, which is a large family comprising mostly of aromatic flowering plants, including the likes of celery, carrot, parsley, caraway, dill and fennel.