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Creator:
James McNeill Whistler, 1834–1903, American, active in Britain (from 1859)
Title:
Title Page of "A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes of the Thames and Other Subjects"
Date:
1871
Medium:
Letterpress on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 × 9 1/2 inches (38.1 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "From FAW | [...] | Xmas 1890"

Stamp: "HU"

Lettered upper center: "A SERIES OF | SIXTEEN ETCHINGS | OF | SCENES ON THE THAMES | AND OTHER SUBJECTS. | BY | JAMES WHISTLER."; lower left: "1. Black-Lion Wharf. | 2. Wapping Wharf. | 3. The Forge. | 4. Old Westminster Bridge. | 5. Wapping. | 6. Old Hungerford. | 7. The Pool. | 8. The Fiddler"; lower right: "9. The Lime-Burners. | 10. The Little Pool. | 11. Eagle Wharf. | 12. Limehouse. | 13. Thames Warehouses. | 14. Milbank. | 15. Early Morning (Battersea). | 16. Chelsea Bridge and Church."; lower center: "LONDON: | ELLIS AND GREEN, 33 KING STREET, COVENT GARDEN. | MANCHESTER AND LIVERPOOL: THOMAS AGNEW AND SONS."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Robert N. Whittemore, Yale BS 1943
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2014.22.20
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
etchings | text | title page
Associated Places:
England | London | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Whistler in Paris, London and Venice (Yale University Art Gallery, 2015-01-30 - 2015-07-15)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:55711
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