Experimental Photography: Discovery and Invention (January 17 to April 2, 1989)
- The J. Paul Getty Museum, (Malibu), January 17 to April 2, 1989
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William Henry Fox Talbot (English, 1800 - 1877)
England (Place created)
Photogenic drawing negative
11.1 x 4.8 cm (4 3/8 x 1 7/8 in.)
Textiles and plants were the subjects favored by William Henry Fox Talbot's for his early
Naef, Weston J. Experimental Photography: Discovery and Invention (Malibu: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1989) fig. 2.
Lowry, Bates, and Isabael Barrett Lowry. The Silver Canvas : Daguerreotype Masterpieces from the J. Paul Getty Museum, exh. cat. (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1998) p. 16, fig. 9.