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Setting the Bownet

Artist:
Peter Henry Emerson (British, born Cuba, 1856–1936)
Date:
1886
Medium:
Platinum print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 16.4 x 28.9 cm (6 7/16 x 11 3/8 in.) Mount: 28.6 x 41.1 cm (11 1/4 x 16 3/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Mrs. Walter Annenberg and The Annenberg Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.722
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil, mount verso, TL: "44"
[Helios, Arts Inc.]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, August 3,1977

Turner, Peter, and Richard Wood. P. H. Emerson: Photographer of Norfolk. Boston: D. R. Godine, 1974. p.29.

Newhall, Nancy. P.H. Emerson : the fight for photography as a fine art. Aperture ed. New York, 1975. p. 163.



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