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Creator:
Francis Seymour Haden, 1818–1910, British
Title:
Whistler's House at Old Chelsea
Date:
1863
Medium:
Etching and drypoint on moderately thick, smooth, cream Asian paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 7/8 x 13 7/8 inches (20 x 35.2 cm), Plate: 6 15/16 x 13 1/8 inches (17.7 x 33.4 cm), and Image: 6 15/16 x 13 1/8 inches (17.7 x 33.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite in Francis Seymour Haden's hand, lower left: "Whistler's House - D. [?47] [?1st] state"; inscribed in graphite in a different hand, lower right: "To"

Marked in blue ink, lower left on back: "HM" stamped in monogram (this is the collector's mark of Howard Mansfield)

Lettered lower left within image: "Whistler's House at Old Chelsea Seymour Haden [?fr.] [?an]. 1863." (partially underlined)

Signed in graphite, lower right below image: "Seymour Haden" (partially underlined); not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Howard Mansfield
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.1038
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | boats | bridge (built work) | children | cityscape | fishing | genre subject | harbour | houses | masts | mooring | oars | people | river | rocks (landforms) | rods | rowing | shore (landform) | smoke | trees
Associated Places:
Chelsea | England | Europe | London | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37854
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