William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)
Salted paper prints from paper negatives
31.8 x 24.1 x 1.3 cm (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1/2 in.)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Not on view
Inscription: Dealer's catalog entry affixed to front endpaper.
William H. Robinson, Ltd.
Goldschmidt, Helmut, and Weston J. Naef. The Truthful Lens: A Survey of the Photographically Illustrated Book, 1844–1914. 1st ed. New York: The Grolier Club, 1980. no. 161.
Schaaf, Larry J. William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné, Oxford: Bodleian Libraries, 2017. http://foxtalbot.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/.
List of Plates:
1. Heriot's Hospital, Edinburgh. 2. Sir Walter Scott's Monument, Edinburgh; as it appeared when nearly finished, in October 1844. 3. Abbotsford. 4. Entrance Gate, Abbotsford. 5. Hall Door, Abbotsford. 6. Effigy of Sir W. Scott's favourite dog Maida, by the side of the hall door at Abbotsford. 7-9. Melrose Abbey. 10-12. Loch Katrine. 13. The Tomb of Sir W. Scott, in Dryburgh Abbey.
14. Highland Hut on the banks of Loch Katrine. 15-17. Scenery of Loch Katrine. 18. The Castle of Doune. 19. The same seen from the other side. 20. A Mountain Rivulet which flows at the foot of Doune Castle. 21-23. Melrose Abbey.