James McNeill Whistler / Limehouse / 1878James McNeill Whistler

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Creator Name: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: American; 1834-1903 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Active Place: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: James McNeill Whistler
Creator Name: Way, Thomas
Creator Nationality: European; British
Creator Role: Printer
Creator Dates/Places: English; 1837-1915 Europe,United Kingdom,Great Britain,England
Creator Active Place: Europe,United Kingdom,Great Britain,England
Creator Name-CRT: Thomas Way
Title: Limehouse
Title Type: preferred
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1878
Creation End Date: 1878
Creation Date: 1878
Creation Place: North and Central America,North America,United States
Object Type: Prints
Materials and Techniques: Lithotint in black ink with scraping and incising, on a prepared half-tint ground, on off-white plate paper.
Dimensions: image: 172 x 264 mm; sheet: 262 x 395 mm.
Inscriptions: Signed with butterfly on stone, lower right, in image
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1917.540
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Bequest of Bryan Lathrop
Rights: http://www.artic.edu/aic/rights/main.rights.html
Subject Description: Dock area of East London.
Context: Thirty impressions, probably from 1878, were eventually included in NOTES, a portfolio of six Whistler subjects assembled by Way and published by Boussod, Valadon, and Co. in 1887. This particulaer impression did not appear in the portfolio.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1917.540
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1999

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