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Scene from Bohemian Life

A work made of pen and black ink and black watercolor over graphite, with touches of white opaque paint (discolored), on tan laid paper laid down on cream board.
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  • A work made of pen and black ink and black watercolor over graphite, with touches of white opaque paint (discolored), on tan laid paper laid down on cream board.

Date:

1855/57

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

Scene from Bohemian Life

Origin

United States

Date

1855–1857

Medium

Pen and black ink and black watercolor over graphite, with touches of white opaque paint (discolored), on tan laid paper laid down on cream board

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right, in image, in ink: "J. Whistler"

Dimensions

224 × 240 mm

Credit Line

Gift of John F. O'Connell

Reference Number

1956.350

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