Negative paper contact of three botanical specimens, including 'Colchicum montanum', by William Henry Fox Talbot, n.d. [c.1838-1842]
Alternate title: A delicate frond, a three leafed specimen and a flower.
- Creation: n.d. [c.1838-1842]
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Dep. d. 996, fol. 3
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Watermarked: Whatman Turkey Mill
Artifact type: Negative; Process type: Photogenic Drawing; Type: Loose print
Image dimensions: height 178mm x width 149mm
- From the Collection: Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography (Person)