Ricking the Reed, plate XXVII, from Life and Landscape on the Norfolk Broads

Peter Henry Emerson, English, 1856 - 1936
Thomas Frederick Goodall, English, 1856 - 1944



Platinotype (platinum print) from glass negative

Overall: 9 1/8 × 11 1/4 in. (23.2 × 28.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Parnassus Foundation



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

ARTH 17, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2013

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

Exhibition History

From Titian to Sargent: Dartmouth Alumni and Friends Collect, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 12-November 1, 1987.

The Private Eye: Selected Works from the Collections of Friends of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, June 11-August 13, 1989.

Truth and Beauty: Peter Henry Emerson's Life and Landscape on the Norfolk Broads, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts, February 13-April 23, 2000.

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam and Hilliard T. Goldfarb, From Titian to Sargent: Dartmouth Alumni and Friends Collect, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1987, no. 56.


J. Corkin Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; sold to the Parnassus Foundation (Jane and Ralphael Bernstein), Ridgewood, New Jersey, December 31, 1985; given to present collection, 2010.

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