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Whistler - The French Set

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Street at Saverne

19th century
208 x 159 mm (8.2 x 6.3 in.)

James McNeill Whistler, American, (1834–1903)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching printed in brown ink on grey-blue chine collé
State: Fourth of five states
Print impression quality: Very good
Series: from set of twelve etchings Twelve Etchings from Nature (The French Set)
Edition: From the set "Twelve Etchings from Nature," known as the "French Set," published in 1858
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left: “Whistler”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “Imp. Delâtre. Rue St. Jacques”
Bibliography: Kennedy 19 iv/v.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1937
Accession Number: 1937.D1.47

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  • architecture - Art or science of designing and building structures, especially habitable structures, in accordance with principles determined by aesthetic and practical or material considerations. Refers also to the structures created. [November 1994 related term added. October 1990 alternate term added.]
  • townscapes (representations) - Related Term

  • plate Dimensions: 208 x 159 mm (8.2 x 6.3 in.)

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