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The Amstel

The Amstel

Item Information

Title:
The Amstel
Description:
The River Amstel , at Oudekirk. On the further bank, a mill with boats to the left. In distance, to right, two spires. In the foreground, a boat and a seated figure seen over the bank of the river.
Artist:
McBey, James, 1883-1959
Name on Item:
James McBey
Date:
1910
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Etchings
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
Subjects:
Rivers
Boats
Windmills
Places:
NetherlandsNorth Holland (province)Amstel (river)
NetherlandsNorth Holland (province)Ouderkerk
Extent:
1 print : etching ; plate mark 10 x 18 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. 81
Additional information accompanying item: Signed (to left) Oudekirk Sept. 1910, (to right) James McBey. Edition of 40 proofs. Proof from the artist's personal collection.
Additional information on item: Unique trial proof, before the edition.
Notes (object):
Trial proof. Various marks and scratched, notably one in the extreme lower left-hand corner in the shape roughly of Ld, have not yet been removed.
Identifier:
17_06_000064
W. 775 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000006656