Trivium Art HistoryThe Artists

William Henry Fox TalbotBritain's photographic pioneer

William Henry Fox Talbot was an English artist born on February 11, 1800. Henry Fox Talbot contributed to the Early Photography movement and died on September 17, 1877. Get notified when William Henry Fox Talbot's biography is complete:

Buckler Fern


The Oriel Window, South Gallery, Lacock Abbey


The Bertoloni Album


Detail of the Cloisters at Lacock Abbey


Bust of Patroclus


The plates of the present work are impressed by the agency of Light alone, without any aid from the artist's pencil.

Brief Historical Sketch of the Invention of the Art


Do you like to wear art?
The Trivium store opens soon.
Signup for early access.