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The Turret Ship

A work made of etching and drypoint in black ink on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching and drypoint in black ink on cream laid paper.

Date:

1887

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

The Turret Ship

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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1887

Medium

Etching and drypoint in black ink on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image, trimmed within platemark: 12.6 × 17.5 cm (5 × 6 15/16 in.); Sheet: 12.9 × 17.5 cm (5 1/8 × 6 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Walter S. Brewster

Reference Number

1933.221

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