Likely by Antoine-François-Jean Claudet (French, active Great Britain, 1797–1867)
Possibly by Nicolaas Henneman (Dutch, Heemskerk 1813–1898 London)
Salted paper print from paper negative
19.5 x 14.4 cm. (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1973
Not on view
Jammes, André. William H. Fox Talbot: Inventor of the Negative-Positive Process. New York: MacMillan, 1973. no. 36.
Schaaf, Larry J. "The Puzzling Chess Players." William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné, Oxford: Bodleian Libraries, Oxford University, June 3, 2016. http://foxtalbot.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/the-puzzling-chess-players/.