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A Slippery Path - Winter Scene (Norfolk)

A work made of photogravure, plate xxxiii from the album "pictures of east anglian life" (1888).
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  • A work made of photogravure, plate xxxiii from the album "pictures of east anglian life" (1888).


c. 1883/87, printed 1888


Peter Henry Emerson
English, born Cuba, 1856–1936

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Peter Henry Emerson


A Slippery Path - Winter Scene (Norfolk)


England (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1883–1887


Photogravure, plate XXXIII from the album "Pictures of East Anglian Life" (1888)


Image: 23 × 20.5 cm (9 1/16 × 8 1/8 in.); Paper: 42.7 × 33.8 cm (16 13/16 × 13 5/16 in.)

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Photography Gallery Fund

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