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Group Taking Tea at Lacock Abbey

Artist:
William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)
Date:
August 17, 1843
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
Mount: 9 15/16 in. × 13 in. (25.3 × 33 cm) Sheet: 7 3/8 × 8 15/16 in. (18.7 × 22.7 cm) Image: 5 in. × 7 1/2 in. (12.7 × 19 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maurice B. Sendak, 2012
Accession Number:
2013.159.50
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on recto RC: "x"; Inscribed in pencil, mount BL: "x2491.314" [dealer's number]; watermark: "J. Whatman 1840"

Marking: Watermark on sheet: "J. Whatman 1840"
[...]; Marie-Thérèse and André Jammes, Paris; [Hans P. Kraus Jr. Fine Photographs, New York, sold to Sendak on March 16, 1999]; Maurice Sendak

Schaaf, Larry J. Sun Pictures, Catalogue Nine: William Henry Fox Talbot: Friends and Relations. Sun Pictures. New York: Hans P. Kraus Jr. Fine Photographs, 1999. no. 21, 40.

Schaaf, Larry J. The Photographic Art of William Henry Fox Talbot. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000. no. 70.

Schaaf, Larry J. William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné, Oxford: Bodleian Libraries, 2017. http://foxtalbot.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/.



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