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Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Kent (photographed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1880s (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Emslie, Alfred Edward, born 1848 - died 1918 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print

  • Museum number:

    E.881-1994

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case CONS, shelf 3 TEMP

Physical description

A black and white photograph depicting the interior of a cottage. There are many objects attached to the wall including an almanac, fans and numerous religious prints some of which are framed. There is an array of vernacular furniture including a dresser, stool, chair and a table upon which objects such as tea cups and saucers, ceramic jugs and porcelain bowls and tins are arranged.

Place of Origin

Kent (photographed)

Date

ca. 1880s (photographed)

Artist/maker

Emslie, Alfred Edward, born 1848 - died 1918 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print

Dimensions

Height: 14.5 cm image, oval, Width: 18.5 cm image, oval, Height: 15.2 cm sheet, Width: 20.3 cm sheet

Descriptive line

Photograph by Alfred Edward Emslie, depicting a cottage interior near Sevenoaks, albumen print, Kent, ca. 1880's

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1994

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Albumen print

Subjects depicted

Dresser; Fireplace; Prints; Domestic; Table; Interior; Fans; Ceramics; Cottage

Categories

Photographs; Interiors; Prints; Ceramics; Furniture; Metalwork; Religion

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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