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London Bridge, from In Thackeray's London

A work made of charcoal and white chalk, with gray pastel and stumping, on light gray paper with blue fibers, laid down on wood pulp board.

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  • A work made of charcoal and white chalk, with gray pastel and stumping, on light gray paper with blue fibers, laid down on wood pulp board.

Date:

c. 1913

Artist:

Francis Hopkinson Smith
American, 1838-1915

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Francis Hopkinson Smith

Title

London Bridge, from In Thackeray's London

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1912–1913

Medium

Charcoal and white chalk, with gray pastel and stumping, on light gray paper with blue fibers, laid down on wood pulp board

Inscriptions

Signed recto lower left, on primary support, in charcoal and white chalk: “F Hopkinson Smith”; inscribed lower right, in graphite: “(illegible) 2”; inscribed in another hand, lower left, on secondary support, in graphite: “F. H. Smith London Bridge”

Dimensions

Primary support: 40.7 × 64.8 cm (16 1/16 × 25 9/16 in.); Secondary support: 43.2 × 66.8 cm (17 1/16 × 26 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Waller Fund

Reference Number

1914.388

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