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Identification and Creation
Object Number
8.1991
People
James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American (Lowell, MA 1834 - 1903 London, England)
Title
Savoy Scaffolding
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c.1886 - 1888
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/237503
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
sheet: 17.6 x 8 cm (6 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: butterfly tab; in plate: butterfly insignia
  • inscription: verso, below center, graphite, handwritten: miscellaneous marks: Savoy Scaffolding/121 (circled) /K 267 only state/ gift from cccje (?) / to mcohn (?)/ Dec. 1977
  • inscription: verso, lower right corner, graphite, handwritten: dealer/collector inventory number (?): c354(empty set symbol) 35
  • collector's mark: veso, lower right corner, black ink, stamped: tulip head stamp with only two petals: Majorie B. Cohn
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
only state
Standard Reference Number
K. 267
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous Loan in honor of Charles C. Cunningham, Jr.
Object Number
8.1991
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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