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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler, American, 1834–1903  Search this
Medium:
etching and open bite or sandpaper ground on paper, canceled plate
Type:
landscapes
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1858
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
A night scene in a narrow village street. The buildings are bathed in brilliant moonlight, left. A lantern shines on a building, right. The plate is crossed by bisecting lines from the four corners and four parallel horizontal lines, all in dry point.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. David Keppel
Accession Number:
1957-168-13
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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_1957-168-13