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1. Probably this specimen is a photograph, titled “Study from Life in 3 seconds 1852 by NH”, which is held by Swansea Museum. At some point, the idea took root that this was a portrait of the Hungarian patriot, Louis Kossuth (see, for example, H. J. P. Arnold, William Henry Fox Talbot: Pioneer of photography and man of science, fig. 75) but it does not look at all like other known portraits of him. Another print of the same negative, held by the Amsterdam Rijkprentenkabinet, is titled “Signor Sentura”, Schaaf 3704, and that is more likely to be correct.
2. Nicolaas Henneman (1813–1898), Dutch, active in England; WHFT’s valet, then assistant; photographer.
3. The album containing the photograph “Study from Life …”, mentioned above, also contains a photograph titled “Portrait of a child name unknown by Nicolas Henneman in one second 1852”.