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Sketch of Whistler's Head

A work made of pen and black ink on ivory wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pen and black ink on ivory wove paper.

Date:

c.1895

Artist:

Philip William May
English, 1864-1903

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Philip William May

Title

Sketch of Whistler's Head

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1890–1900

Medium

Pen and black ink on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.3 × 7.8 cm (2 7/8 × 3 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Walter S. Brewster

Reference Number

1933.238A

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