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Amsterdam, from the Tolhuis

Amsterdam, from the Tolhuis

Item Information

Title:
Amsterdam, from the Tolhuis
Description:
Across a wide expanse of water, on which are a number of Dutch sailing boats, two with sails partly raised, appear the buildings and shipping of Amsterdam, under a cloudy sky. In the right lower corner, "Whistler, 1863, à Amsterdam-Tolhuis."
Artist:
Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903
Name on Item:
Whistler
Date:
1863
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Etchings
Marine prints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903). Lithographs, Etchings, and Drawings
Subjects:
Waterfronts
Piers & wharves
Sailboats
Places:
NetherlandsNorth Holland (province)Amsterdam
Extent:
1 print : etching ; sheet 14 x 21 cm
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (ownership):
From the H. H. Benedict Collection. Originally from the C. H. Dowdeswell Collection.
Notes (date):
Date from item.
Notes (citation):
Kennedy, Edward G. (Edward Guthrie). "The etched work of Whistler ; compiled, arranged and described by Edward G. Kennedy, with an introduction by Royal Cortissoz." Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1978, San Francisco.
Notes:
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Kennedy: K. 91
Notes (object):
First state of four.
Before the butterfly; with the heavy sky.
Identifier:
17_14_000202
W. 360 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000188785