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A Reed Cutter at Work
  • Peter Henry Emerson
    born: Sagua la Grande, Cuba ; died: Falmouth, England, United Kingdom
  • A Reed Cutter at Work, 1886
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • platinum print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 28.2 x 25.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/8 x 10 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1975.0027

Black-and-white image of a male figure, standing in water, cutting reeds. In the background are reeds, taller than the man.