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Gendarme

A work made of pen and black ink over graphite on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of pen and black ink over graphite on cream wove paper.

Date:

1854/55

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

Gendarme

Origin

United States

Date

1854–1855

Medium

Pen and black ink over graphite on cream wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right, in image, in black ink: "JW"; inscribed recto, lower center, in black ink: "Gendarme"

Dimensions

132 × 65 mm

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.5880

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