Item Details

Call Number: Photo B36/2
Title: Calotype salt print by Henry Fox Talbot
Images: [ Photo B36/2 ] [ Photo B36/2 (verso) ]
Date of Creation: Between 1838 and 1840
Level of Description: Item
Part of Photo B36
Content: Calotype salt print of bookcase in Lacock Abbey.
Note on verso: Camera obscura. H F Talbot phot: Novr 26 1839 [believed to be photographer's signature].
Physical Description: 1 salt print. 15 x 21.5 cm
Access: Digital image should be used.
Language: Not Assigned
Material Type: Photograph
Bibliography: Larry Schaaf, The photographic art of William Henry Fox Talbot, (Princeton University Press: 2000), plate 16, pp 64-5.
Accession Number: 4786
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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artist: William Henry Fox Talbot 1800-1877
Photographer. Pioneer of photographic processes. Lived at Lacock Abbey, Wiltshire.
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