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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler, American, 1834–1903  Search this
Medium:
Drypoint and etching on cream-colored paper, canceled
Type:
landscapes
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1878
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Barges are drawn upon a beach, with houses bordering the embankment above, right. An inn bears the sign: “’The Adam and Eve,’ Wine and Spirit Estab.” The plate is crossed by bisecting lines running diagonally to the four corners and three horizontal lines transversing the plate, all in dry-point.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. David Keppel
Accession Number:
1957-168-12
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1957-168-12