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The Novel, Girl Reading

ca. 1890
19th century
198 x 81 mm (7.8 x 3.2 in.)

James McNeill Whistler, American, (1834–1903)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Transfer lithograph on buff laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: 6 were printed by Way; reprinted by Goulding.
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower left: butterfly monogram
Marks: Watermark: VSV DVI
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Henry H. Benedict (Lugt 2936)
Bibliography: Way 33; Levy 52.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1942
Accession Number: 1942.D1.176

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  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • girls - Use to refer to female human beings from birth through adolescence. [August 1993 descriptor added.]
  • literature (writings)
  • reading - Perusing written or printed matter, either silently or aloud. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

  • image Dimensions: 198 x 81 mm (7.8 x 3.2 in.)

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