Inscription: Letterpress on interleaving sheet affixed to mount recto, C: "PLATE VIII. // WATER -LILIES [second line italicized]"
[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. 16.
Newhall, Nancy. P.H. Emerson : the fight for photography as a fine art. Aperture ed. New York, 1975. p. 141.