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The Tall Bridge

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date:
1878
Medium:
Lithotint with scraping, first state of two (Chicago), printed in brown ink on Japanese paper mounted on off-white plate paper
Dimensions:
chine: 11 x 7 1/4 in. (27.9 x 18.4 cm) sheet: 17 9/16 x 10 7/8 in. (44.6 x 27.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.1096
Not on view
Signature: In the stone: butterfly near center under bridge
Donor: Paul F. Walter
Way 9 i/ii; Chicago 12 i/ii; Levy 19
Colta Ives, Janet S. Byrne, Suzanne Boorsch, David W. Kiehl, Mary L. Myers Notable Acquisitions, 1983-1984: Prints and Designs for Architecture and Ornament. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1984, pp. 75-76.



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