Cantley: Wherries Waiting for the Turn of the Tide

Artist:
Peter Henry Emerson (British, born Cuba, 1856–1936)
Date:
1886
Medium:
Platinum print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 18.9 x 28.5 cm (7 7/16 x 11 1/4 in.)
Mount: 28.6 x 40.9 cm (11 1/4 x 16 1/8 in.)
Sheet ((Interleaving Plate Sheet)): 28.2 x 41 cm (11 1/8 x 16 1/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Mrs. Walter Annenberg and The Annenberg Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.743
Not on view
Inscription: Letterpress on interleaving sheet affixed to mount recto, C: "PLATE XXIV. // CANTLEY: WHERRIES WAITING FOR THE // TURN OF THE TIDE [second and third lines 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. pp. 19.

Newhall, Nancy. P.H. Emerson : the fight for photography as a fine art. Aperture ed. New York, 1975. p. 147.