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Salute Dawn

A work made of etching and drypoint in dark brown on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching and drypoint in dark brown on cream laid paper.

Date:

1879/80

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

Salute Dawn

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

1879–1880

Medium

Etching and drypoint in dark brown on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed on the reserved tab, in graphite, with the butterfly and inscribed “imp”; inscribed verso, lower left, in graphite: “a38685 / a15442 (crossed out)”

Dimensions

Primary support: 12.6 × 20.2 cm (5 × 8 in.); Secondary support: 27 × 33 cm (10 11/16 × 13 in.)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Reference Number

2016.517

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