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Gathering Water-Lilies

Artist:
Peter Henry Emerson (British, born Cuba, 1856–1936)
Date:
1886
Medium:
Platinum print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 19.7 x 29.2 cm (7 3/4 x 11 1/2 in.) Mount: 28.5 x 40.9 cm (11 1/4 x 16 1/8 in.) Sheet ((Interleaving Plate Sheet)): 28.1 x 40.6 cm (11 1/16 x 16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Mrs. Walter Annenberg and The Annenberg Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.741
Not on view
Inscription: Letterpress on interleaving sheet affixed to mount recto, C: "PLATE IX. // GATHERING WATER-LILIES [second line italicized]"; Inscribed in pencil, on mount verso, BL: "3/18/82"
[Graphics International, Ltd., Washington, D.C.]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, July 26,1979

Turner, Peter, and Richard Wood. P. H. Emerson: Photographer of Norfolk. Boston: D. R. Godine, 1974. p.17.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl.124.



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