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The Major's Daughter

Black ink print of a woman leaning on the side of a ship. She wears draped clothing and looks out, the sails' ropes behind her.
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  • Black ink print of a woman leaning on the side of a ship. She wears draped clothing and looks out, the sails' ropes behind her.

Date:

1862

Artist:

Joseph Swain (English, 1820-1909)
after James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)

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Artist

Joseph Swain

Title

The Major's Daughter

Origin

United States

Date

1862

Medium

Wood engraving in black ink on light gray China paper

Dimensions

129 x 114 mm (image); 342 x 222 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Walter S. Brewster

Reference Number

1933.278

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