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Antwerp

Antwerp

Item Information

Title:
Antwerp
Description:
The town of Antwerp, with the cathedral rising in the centre, seen from the opposite bank of the Scheldt. A Dutch botter sails across in front towards the right.
Artist:
McBey, James, 1883-1959
Name on Item:
James McBey
Date:
1923
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Etchings
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
Subjects:
Cathedrals
Cities & towns
Rivers
Boats
Places:
BelgiumFlanders (region)Antwerp (province)Antwerp
Extent:
1 print : etching ; plate mark 21 x 37 cm
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Terms of Use:
Copyright (c) James McBey
All rights reserved.
Notes (date):
Date from catalogue raisonné.
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. 214
Additional information accompanying item: With "boeier" at left of plate.
Notes (object):
Trial proof (4). Upper part of sail on the boeier to left is shaded, and mast carried up faintly to pennant.
Identifier:
17_06_000332
W. 1883 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000199675