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photograph - 15. Scenery of Loch Katrine
  • 15. Scenery of Loch Katrine
    Talbot, William Henry Fox, born 1800 - died 1877
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15. Scenery of Loch Katrine

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Scotland (photographed)

  • Date:

    October 1844 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salted paper print from a calotype negative.

    Not available for issue to the public in the Prints and Drawings Study Room due to light sensitivity. Please contact the Photography Department via our enquiry service for further information.

  • 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.283:15-2017

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 585, box NOT AVAILABLE

Physical description

Salted paper print of the scenery of Loch Katrine, one of 2 photographs contained on page in the album, bottom photograph. Mounted on same page as RPS.283:14-2017. One of 23 photographs in the volume.

Place of Origin

Scotland (photographed)

Date

October 1844 (photographed)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Salted paper print from a calotype negative.

Not available for issue to the public in the Prints and Drawings Study Room due to light sensitivity. Please contact the Photography Department via our enquiry service for further information.

Marks and inscriptions

15
Recto on mount, in ink

Dimensions

Height: 84 mm Image, Width: 109 mm Image

Object history note

This album contains the museum numbers RPS.283:1-2017 to RPS.283:23-2017.

Descriptive line

Photograph by William Henry Fox Talbot, '15. Scenery of Loch Katrine', salted paper print from a calotype negative, 1844

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.

Production Note

From a negative held by the National Science and Media Museum, object number 1937-1355; same as photographs in the RPS collection, RPS025403, RPS025426, RPS025472.

Materials

Salted paper

Techniques

Calotype; Photography

Categories

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

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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