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Reading

A work made of lithograph, in black ink, with scraping, on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of lithograph, in black ink, with scraping, on cream laid paper.

Date:

1879, published 1887

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

Reading

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1879

Medium

Lithograph, in black ink, with scraping, on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 15.5 × 13 cm (6 1/8 × 5 1/8 in.); Sheet: 31 × 20.6 cm (12 1/4 × 8 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Crown Family in honor of James N. Wood

Reference Number

2004.542

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