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On English Lagoons: Being An Account of the Voyage of Two Amateur Wherrymen on the Norfolk & Suffolk Rivers & Broads.

Object Details

Title:

On English Lagoons: Being An Account of the Voyage of Two Amateur Wherrymen on the Norfolk & Suffolk Rivers & Broads.

Artist/Maker:

Peter Henry Emerson (British, born Cuba, 1856 - 1936)

Culture:

British

Place:

London, England (Place Created)

Date:

1893

Medium:

Photogravure

Object Number:

84.XB.696.10

Dimensions:

Closed: 23.8 × 19.5 × 3 cm (9 3/8 × 7 11/16 × 1 3/16 in.)

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Object Description

15 photogravures plus 18 non-photo text ills.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1984

Samuel Wagstaff, Jr., American, 1921 - 1987, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
The Old Order and The New P.H. Emerson and Photography 1885-1895 (October 13, 2006 to November 9, 2008) (Image 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 27 to July 8, 2007