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Creator:
Print made by James McNeill Whistler, 1834–1903, American, active in Britain (from 1859)
Title:

The Rag Gatherers

Additional Title(s):

The Rag Pickers, Quartier Mouffetard, Paris

Date:
1858
Medium:
Etching on medium, moderately textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/16 x 4 15/16 inches (18 x 12.5 cm), Plate: 6 x 3 1/2 inches (15.2 x 8.9 cm), and Image: 6 x 3 1/2 inches (15.2 x 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Whistler, James McNeil"

Lettered in black ink, within image, lower right: "Whistler | 1858"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2000.5.5
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bed | bucket | cap | child | cupboards | doorway | genre subject | house | jacket | peasants | pots | poverty | rafters | sheets | shelves | table | trousers | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47451
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