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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

1839

The Oriel Window, South Gallery, Lacock Abbey

1835-1839

The Bertoloni Album

1839

Detail of the Cloisters at Lacock Abbey

1840

Bust of Patroclus

1843

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

1846

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