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Nocturne

Artist/Maker:James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, b.1834, d.1903), printmaker

Date:1879-1880

Classification:Print

Measurements:plate mark 7 13/16 x 11 5/8 in. (19.8 x 29.5 cm) on sheet 7 15/16 x 11 5/8 in. (20.2 x 29.5 cm)

Medium:etching and drypoint (fifth state [Kennedy])

Credit Line:Bequest of Herbert Greer French

Department:Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Accession No:1943.596