Constance Talbot, c 1840.

Talbot, William Henry Fox

 
Constance Talbot, c 1840.
4 0 c m
 
34cm
actual image size: 26cm x 32cm

Description

Salt paper print from a calotype negative by William Henry Fox Talbot. This could well be the first portrait ever taken on paper (as opposed to the earlier Daguerreotypes). The creases in the print make it look as if the paper was folded to slip into a pocket or container.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10459286

© NMeM / Royal Photographic Society / Science & Society Picture Library

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