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The Fishing Boat

A work made of etching and drypoint with foul biting in black ink on off-white laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching and drypoint with foul biting in black ink on off-white 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

The Fishing Boat

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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1879–1880

Medium

Etching and drypoint with foul biting in black ink on off-white laid paper

Dimensions

Plate: 15.5 × 23.3 cm (6 1/8 × 9 3/16 in.); Sheet: 16.3 × 23.3 cm (6 7/16 × 9 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1938.1884

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