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Botanical Specimen

A work made of photogenic drawing.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of photogenic drawing.

Date:

c. 1835

Artist:

William Henry Fox Talbot
English, 1800–1877

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

William Henry Fox Talbot

Title

Botanical Specimen

Origin

England

Date

Made 1830–1840

Medium

Photogenic drawing

Dimensions

14 × 11.5 cm (image/paper)

Credit Line

Edward E. Ayer Endowment in memory of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1972.324

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