Peter Henry Emerson, ‘Selected Images’, 1886, Phillips

Varying dimensions from 4 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (12.1 x 17.1 cm) to 9 1/8 x 11 1/4 in. (23.2 x 28.6 cm)

Titles include:
I. Coming Home from the Marshes
II. Setting the Bow-net
VI. An Eel-catcher’s Home
VII. Taking up the Eel-net
X. Snipe-shooting
XI. A Ruined Water-mill
XV. The Haunt of the Pike
XVII. Poling the Marsh Hay
XVIII. Setting up the Bow-net
XX. The Fowler’s Return
XXI. Rowing Home the Schoof-stuff
XXIII. The River Bure at Coltishall
XXIV. Cantley: Wherries Waiting for the Turn of the Tide
XXVII. Ricking the Reed
XXIX. A Marsh Farm
XXX. Cattle on the Marshes
XXXI. A Reed Boat-house
XXXII. Cutting the Gladdon
XXXIII. The Gladdon-cutter’s Return
XXXIV. Quanting the Gladdon
XXXVI. Twixt Land and Water
XXXVIII. An Autumn Morning
XXXIX. The Fringe of the Marsh

Signature: Printed title and plate number on tissue overleaf affixed to each mount.

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Life and Landscape: P. H. Emerson Art and Photography in East Anglia 1885-1990, cover, pp. 107-109

Collection of Sir Henry W. Lucy
Collection of Sir Sydney R. Russell-Wells
Christie's, South Kensington, 3 May 1995, lot 142

About Peter Henry Emerson