Reference numberMS/223/24
TitlePhotograph, two specimens of fern leaf, unknown photographer [Caleb Burrell Rose (1790-1872) ?]
Datec.1840 [?]
DescriptionA photogenic drawing of two plant specimens, the leaves placed on sensitized paper and exposed to sunlight. Inscribed above "An early attempt at Photography from Norwich."

Apparently, an early use of the process developed by William Henry Fox Talbot FRS (1800-1877).
Extent1 print
Physical descriptionContact print on sensitized paper
Access statusOpen
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