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print - Lower part of the front of a cathedral
  • Lower part of the front of a cathedral
    Talbot, William Henry Fox, born 1800 - died 1877
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Lower part of the front of a cathedral

  • Object:

    print

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (photoengraving)

  • Date:

    ca.1858 (photoengraving)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Talbot, William Henry Fox, born 1800 - died 1877 (photoengraver)

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    RPS.237-2017

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 597

Physical description

Print, photoglyphic engraving depicting the lower part of the front of a catherdal with a rose window and two doorways.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (photoengraving)

Date

ca.1858 (photoengraving)

Artist/maker

Talbot, William Henry Fox, born 1800 - died 1877 (photoengraver)

Dimensions

Height: 112 mm Image, Width: 85 mm Image, Height: 143 mm Paper, Width: 110 mm Paper, Height: 130 mm Plate, Width: 102 mm Plate

Descriptive line

Print by William Henry Fox Talbot, 'Lower part of the front of a cathedral', photoglyphic engraving, ca.1858

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Schaaf, Larry John. The Photographic Art of William Henry Fox Talbot. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2000. ISBN 0691050007.

Techniques

Photo-engraving

Categories

Photographs; Portraits; The Royal Photographic Society; RPS Digitisation Project

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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