18 May 2005
REV. CALVERT R. JONES (1802-1877)
Boats, Naples, 1846
salt print from calotype negative
titled and numbered '26' in negative
image: 6½ x 8in. (16.4 x 20.4cm.); paper: 7¾ x 9¾in. (19.6 x 24.7cm.)
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R. Buckman, The Photographic Work of Calvert Richard Jones, London, 1990, fig.HS59.
Jones embarked on his Mediterranean journey with Kit Talbot and family in November 1845. After Charlotte Talbot's death in Malta in April 1846, Jones and his wife continued on to Naples, where this photograph was taken.
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