The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 4029

The Cloister, Lacock Abbey

Object details

Alternate titles

TALBOT ALBUM No. 3; NMeM album of small calotypes, 1840/41; green pebble cloth album cover

Image size: h 7.9cm x w 6.5cm

Paper size: h 11.3cm x w 9.3cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: Brown paper album page

Physical description: Irregularly shaped negative; right edge is 7.6cm high; bottom edge is 6.3cm wide

Inscription: Pencil X recto

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-0365/09

Collection: Science Museum Collection

Supporting images

This object is part of Schaaf no. 4029

The Cloister, Lacock Abbey

Location: Lacock Abbey

The centre of the image is in focus while outer aspects of the image are blurred due to optical irregularities in the camera lens.