The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3904

Experimental test strip

Object details

Created: 8 Dec 1840

Image size: h 1.5cm x w 4.5cm

Object Type: Paper Negative

Inscription: Pencil, recto, a; pencil rule line along one edge, recto; in turquoise ink, verso, 1' 15" near flame of a candle. Dec. 8/40 Alcoholic G. ; there is a letter 'a' bracketed in the corner

Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History

Object owner number: 1995.0206.485

Collection: Photographic History Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 3904

Experimental test strip