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The Bridge

2006.44.743 (RS86678)

Description

Ink etching of the Ponte de l'Arzere over a Venetian canal. The bridge rails are draped with laundry and various pedestrians are walking in both directions. Two gondolas are in the foreground and buildings line the canal in the background.

Details

Maker
Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903 (Artist)
Date
1880-1900
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Engraving
etching (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
19 5/16 x 15 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.743
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189857

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