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A Backwater on the Lea

A work made of photogravure, plate vii from the album "the compleat angler or the contemplative man's recreation, volume i" (1888); edition 109/250.
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  • A work made of photogravure, plate vii from the album "the compleat angler or the contemplative man's recreation, volume i" (1888); edition 109/250.

Date:

1880s

Artist:

Peter Henry Emerson
English, born Cuba, 1856–1936

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Peter Henry Emerson

Title

A Backwater on the Lea

Origin

England

Date

Made 1880–1888

Medium

Photogravure, plate VII from the album "The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, Volume I" (1888); edition 109/250

Dimensions

12.6 × 20 cm (image); 15.5 × 22.3 cm (paper); 24.6 × 32.1 cm (album page)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by William Mares

Reference Number

1978.1195.7

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