Water-Lilies

Artist:
Peter Henry Emerson (British, born Cuba, 1856–1936)
Date:
1886
Medium:
Platinum print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 12.3 x 28 cm (4 13/16 x 11 in.)
Mount: 28.7 x 41 cm (11 5/16 x 16 1/8 in.)
Sheet (Interleaving Plate Sheet): 28 x 40.8 cm (11 x 16 1/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Mrs. Walter Annenberg and The Annenberg Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.744
Not on view
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.