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

Black Lion Wharf

Former Title(s):

Black-Lion Wharf

Part Of:

Collective Title: Thames Set

Date:
1859
Medium:
Etching and drypoint on thin, slightly textured, beige China paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 9 1/8 x 14 inches (23.1 x 35.5 cm) and Image: 6 3/8 x 10 inches (16.2 x 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, within image, lower right: "Whistler. 1859"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2003.20
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
barges | boats | buildings | cap | chain | chimney | cityscape | commerce | destruction | dock | genre subject | jacket | ladder | masts | men | oars | rigging | river | sails | seamen | signs | warehouses | weathervane | wharf
Associated Places:
Black Lion Wharf | England | Greater London | Isle of Dogs | London | Thames | Tower Hamlets | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:50681
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