Capturing a Shadow: William Henry Fox Talbot and the Promise of Photography

Talks and Lectures Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 2 p.m.
Close-up view of lace patterns, composed of botanical patterns, leaves, flowers, sheaves of grain twisting around one another
William Henry Fox Talbot (English, 1800–1877) Lace, early 1840s, salted paper print from a photogenic drawing negative, Carnegie Museum of Art, Purchased with funds provided by The William Talbott Hillman Foundation