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Portrait of a man, n.d.

MS. 21088 photogr. 1/15
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Portrait of a man, possibly Charles, James or Thomas Wright.

On the verso, written in pencil, is "? One of Talbot's Assistants".


  • Creation: n.d.


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 21088 photogr. 1/15

Biographical / Historical

Charles Wright (fl. 1835-1856) was a bookseller, employed by Payne & Foss.

James Wright was a footman to the Talbots and a police constable for Lacock.

Thomas Wright was a servant at Lacock.

Other Finding Aids

See also the Talbot Catalogue Raisonné, a detailed inventory of Talbot photographs located around the world. The Catalogue Raisonné is organised by Schaaf number. The Schaaf number for this item is Schaaf 1550.

Existence and Location of Copies

A digital surrogate for this item is available in Digital Bodleian.

Physical Facet

Artifact type: Salted Paper Print; Process type: Calotype; Type: Loose print


Image dimensions: height 111mm x width 91mm

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom