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Artist Whistler, James Abbott McNeill
Title The Smith's Yard
Date 1895
Year Range from 1895
Year Range to 1895
Medium Transfer Lithograph
Dimensions H-11.535 W-7.835 inches
Credit line Found in Collections
ID# 1940.005.001
Object Name Graphic
Provenance Found in UAMA Collections.
Bibliography Lugt 2322; Way (1896) 88 AIC (Chicago 1998) 124
The Art Institute of Chicago, "The Lighographs of James McNeill Whistler," Chicago, Ill. 1998. (two volumes) Editors: Martha Tedeschi, Harriet Stratis and Katharine Lochnan.a transfer lithograph, drawn on thin, transparent transfer paper, black ink.
Gasgoigne, Bamber "How to Identify Prints," 20 transfer lithographsilmour, Pat. "Lasting Impressions Lithography as Art," Alexandria Press, London, 1988, page 18+ "The lithographic revival reached its peak in France during the 1890s. This was the great era of artists' albums and portfolios as well as of luxury edition books illustrated lithographically...."
Subjects Horses
Blacksmithing
People
People associated with manual labor
Employment
Working class
Industrialization
Horseshoes
Work ethic
Working class
Laborers