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Glass Blowers, Murano

20th century
128 x 152 mm (5 x 6 in.)

James McBey, British (Scottish), (1883–1959)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Drypoint on laid paper
State: Eleventh state
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: 80 impressions of eleventh state (published state), numbered I–LX for British edition, A1–A20 for American edition; 11 impressions altogether of states i–x
Marks: Signed in ink, lower right: “James McBey”; signed in plate, lower right: “McBEY VENICE 22 September 1925”; numbered in ink, lower left: “XLI”
Bibliography: Carter supplement to Hardie 243.
Credit Line: Bequest of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1953
Accession Number: 1953.D1.119

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  • cityscapes - Use for creative works that depict settlements that may be considered cities. For creative works depicting settlements that may be considered towns, use "townscapes (representations)." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer
  • glassblowers
  • glassworking - Includes the making of or working on or with glass or glass articles. W [February 1993 related term added; lead-in term added. January 1993 descriptor moved.]
  • Italy - TGN 1000080
  • labor - Usage in the sense of physical work
  • Venice - TGN 7018159 (standard English name used here for this well-known city)

  • plate Dimensions: 128 x 152 mm (5 x 6 in.)

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