About This Artwork

William Henry Fox Talbot
English, 1800–1877

Nelson's Column under Construction, Trafalgar Square, London, April 1844

Salted paper print
17 x 21.1 cm (image); 18.8 x 22.5 cm (paper)
No markings recto or verso

Restricted gift of Mr. and Mrs. Everett Kovler, 1967.149

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "The First Negatives," January 6-February 25, 1973. (David Travis)

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