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Steamboats off the Tower

A work made of drypoint in black ink on off-white laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of drypoint in black ink on off-white laid paper.

Date:

1875

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

Steamboats off the Tower

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1875

Medium

Drypoint in black ink on off-white laid paper

Dimensions

Plate: 15.4 × 22.5 cm (6 1/8 × 8 7/8 in.); Sheet: 21.5 × 33.1 cm (8 1/2 × 13 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1938.1934

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