Identification and Creation
Object Number
G8251
People
James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American (Lowell, MA 1834 - 1903 London, England)
Title
Nocturne
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Nocturne: The River at Battersea
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1878
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/303772
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Lithotint with scraping
Technique
Lithograph
Dimensions
sheet: 17.4 x 26.4 cm (6 7/8 x 10 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: signed lower right in pencil on paper (butterfly) tab
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
Way 5; AIC 8
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G8251
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Masterpieces of world art : Fogg Art Museum, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Busch-Reisinger Museum, 1997

Harriet K. Stratis and Martha Tedeschi, The Lithographs of James McNeill Whistler, The Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, IL, 1998), vol. 1, p. 64

Exhibition History

Ancient to Modern, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2012 - 06/01/2013

32Q: 2700 Impressionism, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/14/2017 - 11/16/2017

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