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The Muff

A work made of drypoint in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of drypoint in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1874

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

About this artwork

The sitter is Whistler’s model and companion, Maud Franklin.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

The Muff

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

1874

Medium

Drypoint in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image/plate: 12.6 × 7.6 cm (5 × 3 in.); Sheet: 20.6 × 12.2 cm (8 1/8 × 4 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Arthur MacDougall Wood, through the generosity of Pauline Wood Egan and Arthur M. Wood, Jr.

Reference Number

2007.124

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