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Title:

The Two Ships

Maker(s):

Whistler, James Abbott McNeill; printmaker; American artist, 1834-1903
Dowdeswells & Dowdeswells; publisher

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1875 1880
The plate was done in 1875, published in 1880

School/Style:

British

Production
Note:

Third state

Technique(s):

etching
drypoint

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 208, mm
width, plate, 133, mm
height, sheet, 360, mm
width, sheet, 232, mm

Acquisition:

given; 1954-10; Knowles, Guy John Fenton

Inscription(s):

monogram; image lower left; printed; butterfly
number; lower left; graphite; No. 23

Alternative
Number(s):

Wedmore (Whistler); 116; 1899
Mansfield; 146 III; 1909
Kennedy; 148 III; 1910

Exhibition(s):

Exhibition of works of art, given and bequeathed by the late G.J.F. Knowles. 1959-10-19 - 1960-01-31
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)

Documentation:

Wedmore, Frederick. 1899. Whistler's etchings; a study and a catalogue.London?: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.

Accession:

Object Number: P.286-1954
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 10106; input: 2000-07-19; modified: 2004-04-01)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10106





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