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The bridge by night

The bridge by night

Item Information

Title:
The bridge by night
Description:
A Venetian canal by night. A gondola is passing under a bridge with the strong light of a lamp beyond it.
Artist:
McBey, James, 1883-1959
Name on Item:
McBey
Date:
1925–1926
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Drypoints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
Subjects:
Bridges
Canals
Places:
ItalyVenetia (region)Venezia (province)Venice
Extent:
1 print : drypoint ; plate mark 24 x 16 cm
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Terms of Use:
Copyright (c) James McBey
All rights reserved.
Restrictions:

Notes (date):
Date from item or from accompanying material.
Notes (citation):
Hardie, Martin, and Charles Carter. "The etchings and drypoints of James McBey (1883-1959)." Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1997, San Francisco.
Notes:
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Hardie and Carter: H. 232
Additional information accompanying item: Signed in the plate McBey Venice, October 1925. Proof no. AVII of the published edition of 80 proofs.
Notes (object):
Published state. The signature added. Edition of 80 proofs: I-LX (British edition); AI-AXX (American edition). Almost the whole edition was printed on green French paper of varying tones.
Identifier:
17_06_000440
W. 2046 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000193900