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The Haystack

A work made of salted paper print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of salted paper print.

Date:

April 1844

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

The Haystack

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1844

Medium

Salted paper print

Dimensions

Image: 16.2 × 21 cm (6 7/16 × 8 5/16 in.); Paper: 18.9 × 23.1 cm (7 1/2 × 9 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1972.347

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