Salt print of single branch of grass by William Henry Fox Talbot, 1839
Salt print of single branch of grass by William Henry Fox Talbot. Annotated 'fx' on the verso. A variant appears in the Bertoloni album, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, which bears the inscription 'H.F.Talbot photogr. 1839... Bromus Maximus. Genoa.'
- Creation: 1839
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Dep. d. 996, fol. 12
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 2297.
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Artifact type: Salted Paper Print; Process type: Photogenic Drawing; Type: Loose print
Image dimensions: height 161mm x width 210mm
- From the Collection: Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography (Person)