'Articles of China'
© Royal Photographic Society/National Media Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-1877)Salt Print from Calotype Negative,1844. A photograph of various ceramic ornaments, vases and figurines on shelving, taken by William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-1877), in 1844. This image was published as Plate III in Talbot's 'The Pencil of Nature'.