The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 1339

Three Oxford colleges: Oriel College (left), Corpus Christi College (right), with the tower of Merton College chapel beyond

Object details

Alternate titles

NMeM; small album with stamped leather cover containing mostly views of Oxford, 1843-44

Image size: h 9.9cm x w 8.2cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: paper album page

Physical description: corners clipped

Inscription: in ink on album page, Merton Coll. Oxford

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-2531/21

Collection: Science Museum Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 1339

Three Oxford colleges

Location: Oxford

A corner of Oriel College is pictured in shadow (to the left), with Corpus Christi College (on the right), with the tower of Merton College chapel beyond.

The view is from Merton Street, Oxford, looking East.