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La Vieille aux Loques: P.2085-R

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Object information

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Titles

La Vieille aux Loques
Translated as: The Old Rag Gatherer
Twelve Etchings from Nature

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill
Printer: Delâtre

Entities

Categories

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1923-09) by Riches, T. H., Mrs

Dating

Production date: AD 1858 : Published in 1858

Note

From the series "Twelve Etchings from Nature" (The French Set). Published as "La Vieille aux Loques".

Second state

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper
Plate Height 208 mm Width 148 mm
Sheet Height 329 mm Width 235 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Whistler
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. Delâtre. Rue St. Jacques 171
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: La Vieille aux Loques / (M.21, K.21, W.14) / 2nd state
  • Location: Sheet lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Given by M.rs T.H. Riches / Sep. 1923
  • Location: Sheet lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2085-R
Primary reference Number: 10312
Wedmore (Whistler): 14
Mansfield: 21 II
Kennedy: 21 II
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 25 October 2018 Last processed: Tuesday 23 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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