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The Compleat Angler

A work made of photogravure, plate xii from the album "the compleat angler or the contemplative man's recreation, volume i" (1888).
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  • A work made of photogravure, plate xii from the album "the compleat angler or the contemplative man's recreation, volume i" (1888).

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

The Compleat Angler

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1880–1888

Medium

Photogravure, plate XII from the album "The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, Volume I" (1888)

Edition

109 of 250

Dimensions

Image: 12.7 × 18.5 cm (5 × 7 5/16 in.); Paper: 14.7 × 20.2 cm (5 13/16 × 8 in.); Album page: 24.8 × 32 cm (9 13/16 × 12 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by William Mares

Reference Number

1978.1195.12

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