Peter Henry Emerson | the artist

The artist Peter Henry Emerson
Born May 3 1856, La Palma, Cuba.
Died May 12 1936, Falmouth, England.
Style and technique of the artist: Photography,

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Emerson purchased his first camera in 1882. It was to be used as a tool on outings with his birding partner, the Ornithologist A.T. Evans. He studied photography as a science in conjunction with physics and chemistry at Cambridge University.

Works by the artist

Works in the George Eastman House collection

Works in the MOMA collection

A Rushy Shore