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The Mustard Vendor (La Marchande de Moutarde)

ca. 1856
19th century
157 x 90 mm (6.2 x 3.5 in.)

James McNeill Whistler, American, (1834–1903)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on laid paper
State: Fourth of five states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: from set of twelve etchings Twelve Etchings from Nature (The French Set)
Edition: The set “Twelve Etchings from Nature,” known as the “French Set,” was published in 1858; in 1886, 200 impressions of plate were reissued for F. Wedmore’s “English Etchings” on old Whatman paper dated 1814; additional impressions were made on 17th century Dutch paper
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left: “Whistler”; inscribed in plate, lower left: “Imp. Delâtre. Rue St. Jacques 171”
Marks: Watermark: Unidentified fragment
Bibliography: Kennedy 22 iv/v.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.277

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  • business - Use for the broad area of commercial or mercantile activity involving the exchange of commodities, services, or financial resources. W [February 1993 related term added. February 1991 descriptor moved. January 1991 scope note changed.]
  • 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.]
  • labor - Usage in the sense of physical work
  • vendors - Use for persons or agencies who offer goods for sale, especially those who create, market, and sell computers, software, automated systems, databases, and services. [December 1992 alternate term added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 157 x 90 mm (6.2 x 3.5 in.)

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