Diminished copy of a lithographic print [After Louis Léopold Boilly (1761-1845), "Réunion de trente-cinq têtes diverses", c. 1820s. Variant of "The Pencil of Nature", Plate XI], n.d.
Digital surrogate of Diminished copy of a lithographic print [After Louis Léopold Boilly (1761-1845), "Réunion de trente-cinq têtes diverses", c. 1820s. Variant of "The Pencil of Nature", Plate XI]
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The lithograph that Talbot photographed was by Godefroy Engelmann (1788-1839), after the original work by Louis Léopold Boilly (1761-1845), "Réunion de trente-cinq têtes diverses", c. 1820s. An original lithograph is held at Yale University Art Gallery.
Along the lower edge of the album page, written in ink, the image is captioned "Diminished from a very large French Print".
The reverse of the album leaf is blank.
- Creation: n.d.
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MS. 21088 photogr. 4, item 6
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 4305.
Existence and Location of Copies
A digital surrogate for this item is available in Digital Bodleian.
Artifact type: Salted Paper Print; Process type: Calotype; Type: Print in album
Image dimensions: height 64mm x width 90mm
- From the Collection: Gaisford | Henrietta Horatia Maria | 1810–1851 | née Feilding (Person)
- From the Collection: Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography (Person)